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Twt: Auschwitz 75

yesterday evening (thursday 23rd), 10.05-10.06pm, and 10.42-10.45pm, on bbc radio 4

the world tonight (presented by julian worricker) concludes with …

“We end the programme with some sounds from Jerusalem, where world leaders have gathered to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp.”

including contributions from …

benjamin netanyahu

prince charles 

• german president frank-walter steinmeier 

emmanuel macron 

• former chief rabbi yisrael meir lau, chairman of yad vashem  

(more…)

PM/6ocn: Auschwitz 75

this afternoon (thursday 23rd), 5.04-5.05pm, 5.15-5.22pm, 6.00-6.01pm, and 6.16-6.21pm, on bbc radio 4 (partly repeated 9.36pm on newshour on bbc world service radio)

pm (presented by carolyn quinn) and six o’clock news include…

Dozens of world leaders have been attending the ceremony in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in Nazi-occupied Poland. The event was held at Yad Vashem, Israel’s memorial to the milions of victims of the Holocaust, most of whom were Jewish.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter jonny dymond 

benjamin netanyahu

mike pence 

prince charles 

• german president frank-walter steinmeier 

• former chief rabbi yisrael meir lau, chairman of yad vashem  

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

• survivor giselle cycowicz

(see also https://www.dw.com/en/german-president-steinmeier-meets-with-holocaust-survivors-in-jerusalem/a-52113954)

(more…)

Nh: Auschwitz 75

this afternoon (thursday 23rd), 2.36-2.49pm, on bbc world service radio 

newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter orla guerin 

• belsen survivor rena quint, author and subject of a daughter of many mothers

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

• historian jan grabowski

(more…)

W@1: Martin Stern 1

this afternoon (thursday 23rd), 1.00-1.01pm, 1.03-1.05pm, 1.07-1.25pm, and 1.40-1.45pm, on bbc radio 4 

world at one (presented by sarah montague) leads and concludes with…

“The commemoration ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz is under way in Jerusalem. Martin Stern was five years old as he awaited deportation to the death camp.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman 

benjamin netanyahu 

• bbc reporter jonny dymond 

• theresienstadt survivor martin stern 

• historian antony beevor 

(see also https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-foyle-west-41721185 and https://www.hmd.org.uk/resource/an-interview-with-holocaust-survivor-martin-stern/)

(more…)

Today: Mateusz Morawiecki

this morning (thursday 23rd), 6.13-6.16am, 7.04-7.06am, 7.36-7.40am, and 8.06-8.07am, on bbc radio 4 (partly repeated 9.41pm on newshour on bbc world service radio)

today (presented by justin webb and mishal husain) includes…

World leaders are gathering in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in Poland, where more than a million people, mostly Jews, were murdered by the Nazis. The Russian and French presidents are attending, as well as the Prince of Wales, making his first visit to the Holy Land. But the ceremony has been overshadowed by the decision of Poland’s president not to attend.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter tom bateman

• bbc reporter jonny dymond

• polish prime minister mateusz morawiecki

(see also https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-50743973)

(more…)

B100D: Prince William

this evening (tuesday 26th), 7.43-7.46pm, on bbc news tv,
beyond 100 days (presented by katty kay and christian fraser) includes …

Prince William has laid a wreath today at the Holocaust Memorial Centre at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter nicholas witchell
• chief rabbi ephraim mirivs
(more…)

Newshour: Amazon anti-semitism

this evening (monday 27th), 9.13-9.19pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by julian marshall) includes …

Yad Vashem has asked Amazon to stop selling literature on its site that denies the genocide of six million Jews during World War Two, and otherwise promotes anti-semitism.”

including interview with …
robert rozett, director of yad vashem libraries (more…)

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