for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

Posts tagged ‘Tim Franks’

Newshour: Is Labour anti-semitic?

yesterday evening (thursday 11th), 9.51-9.59pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by tim franks) concludes with …

Labour and its leader have not been coming out well in opinion polls. That may be in part to what some have seen as an equivocal confusing approach to Brexit, but undoubtedly a long-running controversy over the Party’s handling of internal anti-semitism has also tarnished Labour.”

including contributions from …

ben westerman, investigator, disputes team, 2016-2017

sam matthews, chief investigator, disputes team, 2017-2018

tom watson mp

• bbc reporter rob watson 

(more…)
Advertisements

Newshour/Twt: US plan

yesterday evening (tuesday 25th), 9.07-9.19pm on bbc world service radio, and 10.03-10.04pm and 10.18-10.25pm on bbc radio 4

newshour (presented by tim franks) and the world tonight (presented by ritula shah) include …

“White House officials say they’re unmoved by that show of intransigence: they’re interested instead in appealing to ordinary Palestinians keen to improve their parlous economic prospects.”

including contributions from …

 • david makovsky, director of the washington institute for near east policy projecton the middle east peace process

• prime minister mohammad shtayyeh

• analyst jon lerner

(more…)

Newshour: Jerusalem gay pride

yesterday evening (thursday 6th), 9.44-9.49pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated 10.26pm on the world tonight on bbc radio 4)

newshour (presented by tim franks) includes …

Jerusalem Gay Pride parade”

including report from …

• bbc reporter yolande knell

(more…)

Newshour: Kushner visit

this evening (thursday 30th), 9.36-9.43pm on bbc world service radio, and 10.07-10.14pm on bbc radio 4 

newshour (presented by tim franks) and the world tonight (presented by razia iqbal) include …

“I think the peace plan is more or less on ice for the next six months.”

Palestinians and Israelis mean different things when they talk about two states.“

including interviews with …

hanan ashrawi 

• former us ambassador daniel shapiro 

martin indyk 

(more…)

Newshour: Israeli left

this evening (saturday 25th), 9.51-9.59pm, on bbc world service radio

newshour (presented by paul henley) concludes with …

“Can – should – the Jewish Israeli left make common cause with the Arab Israeli left?”

including discussion between …

• bbc reporter paul henley

stav shaffir mk

nisreen shehada of standing together

dov khenin, former mk

(more…)

Newshour: Golan Heights

this afternoon (wednesday 22nd), 2.36-2.49pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated 9.36pm, and repeated 10.35pm on thursday on the world tonight on bbc radio 4)

newshour (presented by julian marshall) includes …

“Today, we’re going to head to the north-eastern tip of Israel, to the Golan Heights. This is a small country, so from here, Jerusalem to the Golan, it’s about a two-and-a-half-hour drive, and it’s a stunning landscape. This is also occupied territory, but my goodness it feels so different to the West Bank.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tim franks

menachem ender, golan resident

amal safahi, bookshop owner, majdal shams

bassal shafani, tennis coach, majdal shams

uzi arad, former negotiator

(more…)

Newshour: Bahrain conference

this evening (monday 20th), 9.06-9.18pm, on bbc world service radio 

newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) leads with …

Palestinians boycott US-led economic conference:

Palestinian officials say they won’t attend a US led conference in Bahrain aimed at bolstering the economies of the occupied West Bank and Gaza. The Palestinians say they won’t participate, and that nobody can negotiate on their behalf.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tim franks 

aryeh eldad, former mk, resident of kfar adumim

shabtai shavit, former director of mossad

ahmed majdalani, palestinian minister for social development 

ziad khalil abu zayyad, spokesman for fatah 

(more…)

Tag Cloud

IsraelisOK

a happygoldfish blog