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Twt: Livingstone jumps

last monday evening (21st may), 10.01-10.02pm and 10.08-10.21pm, on bbc radio 4
the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) leads with …

Ken Livingstone has resigned from the Labour party, saying a row over allegedly anti-Semitic remarks he made had become a distraction.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter eleanor garnier
hannah weisfeld of yachad
chris williamson mp
luciana berger mp


Twt: Gaza casualties

this evening (tuesday 15th), 10.00-10.02pm and 10.08-10.24pm, on bbc radio 4
the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) leads with …

Two Palestinians have been shot dead in new violence sparked by protests along the border between Israel and the Gaza strip. And we hear from a refugee camp in Lebanon.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter nick bryant
• bbc reporter tom bateman
nikki haley
karen pierce, uk permanent representative at un
danny ayalon
michael lynk, un rapporteur on human rights in the occupied territories
• bbc reporter paul moss
janna al mawat, teacher in a lebanese refugee camp
nadim gemayel. lebanese mp
awad awad. film director

Newshour: Settlements & borders

yesterday evening (friday 11th), 10.27-10.34pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated 1.42pm saturday, and 10.28pm friday on the world tonight on bbc radio 4)
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) includes …

“Report 3: Settlements and borders

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell
oded revivi, mayor of efrat
yossi beilin, former peace negotiator
diana buttu, former peace negotiator
abu ahmed of al-walabja

B100d: Iran now?

yesterday evening (tuesday 1st), 7.31-7.38pm on bbc 4 tv, 10.12-10.23pm on bbc radio 4, and 10.57-11.04pm on bbc 2 tv
beyond 100 days (presented by katty kay and christian fraser), the world tonight (presented by ritual shah), and newsnight (presented by evan davis), lead with …

The fate of the Iran deal hangs in the balance”

including interviews with …
karim sadjadpour
sharren haskel, likud mk
norbert rottken of the german christian democratic union
• bbc reporter lyse doucet
• bbc reporter mark urban
• analyst jarrett blanc

Twt: Corbyn meeting

this evening (tuesday 24th), 10.19-10.24pm, on bbc radio 4
the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) includes …

“A meeting between Jeremy Corbyn and Jewish leaders appears to have ended with little progress.”

including interviews with …
andrew gwynne mp
louise ellman mp

Twt: Yolande embedded

last friday evening (6th april), 10.29-10.39pm, on bbc radio 4
the world tonight (presented by chris mason) includes …

Our correspondent has spent the day with a 72 year old Palestinian man who was one of the protesters today,”
More than 90%, and this is according to Palestinian information, of the Ministry of Health, that were treated were treated for gun wounds to the legs, which is exactly what we’ve been trying to do, to stop people from executing what they were trying to do, without killing them. We are not shooting to kill.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell
ª original refugee ahmed abdullah, born 1946 in hulayqat, retired English teacher (also interviewed on world news today on bbc 4 tv at 7.08pm: “Ahmed, his son and grandsons, came to peacefully protest and pray.”)
hagai el-ad, executive director ofbtselem
• lt col jonathan conricus, idf spokesman
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Twt: deal scrapped

yesterday evening (tuesday 3rd), 10.15-10.23pm, on bbc radio 4, and this afternoon (wednesday 4th), 1.19-1.23pm, on bbc world service radio
the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) and newshour (presented by julian marshall) include …

Benjamin Netanyahu has been forced to back down over a deal to resolve the fate of thousands of asylum seekers.”

including contributions from …
veronika cohen
william spindler of unhcr
sharren haskel, likud mk
taj haroun of darfur

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