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Witness: B’nai B’rith siege

this afternoon (tuesday 6th), 12.04-12.16pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated from march 2017 on bbc world service radio)
paul green: the b’nai b’rith hostage siege (presented by simon watts) (in the witness series)

“In 1977, Paul Green was one of more than 100 people taken hostage at the Jewish B’nai B’rith centre in Washington DC, by a group of American Muslim converts
They were held captive for more than three days and the siege only ended after ambassadors from Islamic countries helped negotiate with the gunmen.”


Newshour: Ahed Tamimi 5/2/2018

this afternoon (monday 5th), 2.51-2.56pm (repeated 9.36pm), on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by razia iqbal) includes …

Is a slap an act of terrorism?

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter jeremy bowen
• father and activist bassem tamimi
oren hazan mk

Newshour: Har Adar killings

this afternoon (tuesday 26th), 2.40-2.44pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by julian marshall) includes …

“Three Israelis killed in West Bank attack at Har Adar.

including report from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell


Today: Nir Barkat

this morning (tuesday 19th), 7.12-7.16am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by john humphrys) includes …

“• Nir Barkat, the mayor of Jerusalem, says people should “engage” the enemy directly.
The mayor of one of the world’s most conflict-ridden cities has questioned official UK police advice to “run, hide, tell” during terror attacks and has suggested Britons should take on jihadists to save lives.”


Newshour/PM: Temple Mount deaths

BBC bias: the BBC fails to mention that the gunmen emerged from the Temple Mount with their weapons
this afternoon (friday 14th), 2.25-2.29pm, on bbc world service radio, and 5.14-5.17pm, on bbc radio 4
newshour (presented by julian marshall) and pm (presented by eddie mair) include …

Two Israeli police officers have died after three Arab gunmen opened fire on them in Jerusalem’s Old City. Police chased the attackers into one of Jerusalem’s holiest sites, known to Jews as Temple Mount and Moslems as Haram al Sharif. All three attackers were killed.”

including contributions from …
gilad erdan, minister of public security
• bbc reporter tom bateman
adnan al-husayni, “palestinian governor of jerusalem(more…)

Sunday: Sacks on security

this morning (sunday 25th), 7.22-7.31am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“Rabbi Lord Sacks is participating in the Thatcher Conference on Security on 27 June in London.
He talks to Edward about what values he thinks the West should stand for and why he calls the idea of global fragmentation ‘cultural climate change’.”


Hugh Sykes on history

BBC bias: The BBC, in its characteristic pursuit of even-handedness, depicts Jews (like the Arabs) as rejecting the 1947 UN Partition Resolution.
this afternoon (thursday 8th), 5.45-5.52pm, on bbc radio 4
pm (presented by eddie mair) includes …

“70 years ago, in 1947, the UN General Assembly passed the Partition Resolution, recommending the creation of independent Arab and Jewish states with economic union, and an international regime for a shared Jerusalem.
The two-state Resolution 181, 70 years ago, was rejected by Palestinians and by most Jewish organisations. Civil war broke out between Jews and Palestinians …”

including interview with …
• bookseller imad muna, 53 (more…)

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