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Posts tagged ‘terrorism’

MN: Soldiers killed

yesterday evening (thursday 13th), 10.23-10.24pm, on bbc radio 4
midnight news includes …

Two Israeli soldiers have been killed and two others seriously wounded near a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank.”



MN: Michael Kadar

this morning (friday 23rd), 12.21-12.22am, on bbc radio 4
midnight news includes …

“A court in Tel Aviv has sentenced an Israeli-American 19-year-old to 10 years in prison for making thousands of hoax bomb threats to Jewish schools and community centres around the world.”

including report from …
• bbc reporter tom bateman

6ocn/Twt: Corbyn with terrorist

this evening (thursday 16th), 6.23-6.25pm and 10.05-10.06pm, on bbc radio 4
six o’clock news and the world tonight (presented by sean ley) include …

Maher al-Taher is a senior figure of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, which has been linked to a terror attack on a synagogue complex in West Jerusalem in 2014, where a British rabbi was among those killed. It’s emerged that the Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was pictured alongside him at a memorial event at a cemetery in Tunis, as part of a Palestinian rights conference.”

including report from …
• bbc reporter susana mendonca

Today/W@1: Corbyn memorial

today (wednesday 15th), 6.10am, 8.41-8.43am, and 1.23-1.28pm, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by martha kearney and mishal husain) and world at one (presented by mark mardell) include …

Should Jeremy Corbyn apologise for being present when a wreath was laid at the grave of someone who was linked to the Black September group?”

including contributions from …
rachael maskell mp
lord phillips

Newsnight: Corbyn memorial

this evening (monday 13th), 10.39-10.43pm, on bbc 2 tv
newsnight (presented by evan davis) concludes with …

“Tonight, Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has criticised Jeremy Corbyn, saying he deserved ’unequivocal condemnation’ for laying the wreath. Mr Corbyn has responded by calling the Israeli leader’s words ‘false’.”

including interview with …
• bbc reporter chris cook

MN: Gaza missiles

this morning (thursday 9th), 12.18-12.20am, on bbc radio 4
midnight news includes …

Israel has carried out a dozen airstrikes on targets in Gaza in response to the firing of around 36 missiles into Israel. One Palestinian man was killed, The Israelis say at least 3 people were wounded inside Israel.”

including report from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell

Newshour: Dareen Tatour

this afternoon (tuesday 31st), 2.36-2.49pm (repeated 9.36pm), on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“To a case now which has become a cause celebre for free speech advocates in Israel and beyond: Dareen Tatour is an Arab-Israeli poet living near Nazareth. In October 2015, she was arrested and subsequently charged with inciting violence and supporting a terrorist organisation. It was because of several of her social media posts, including one which she read a poem called ’Resist my people, resist’, accompanied by footage of Palestinian protesters throwing stones at Israeli police … she has been sentenced to 5 months in prison.”

including interviews by tim franks with …
• israeli arab poet dareen tatour
• former ambassador and foreign minister danny ayalon
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