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Newshour: 58 Gazans dead

this afternoon (tuesday 15th), 2.06-2.19pm, and 2.36-2.49pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by razia iqbal) leads with …

”As the funerals are held in Gaza of the 58 people killed on Monday by Israeli security forces, Hamas and the Israeli government blame each other for the violence – while both insist they want peace.” 66 more words

After Hard Ball With North Korea and Iran, Trump Administration Peace Plan for the Middle East: Something For Both Israelis and Palestinians

Israeli official says Israel should welcome Trump peace plan

Aron Heller (Associated Press) – May 1, 2018 – 2:27am

JERUSALEM — A top Israel official said yesterday that his government has never had a more favorable ally in the White House than Donald Trump and therefore it should welcome his administration’s forthcoming peace plan regardless of its content. 456 more words

#Iran let the superpowers do their work for them, destroying Iran's enemies

Getting out of the Iranian check
by Michael Oren
March 11, 2018

While Israel is mired in domestic scandals and coalition crises, the greatest threat the country has known since the eve of the Yom Kippur War – perhaps since the War for Independence – is steadily taking shape… 54 more words

Israel & Middle East

Tillerson rejects Israeli official’s claim that US is ‘not in the game’ in Syria -- "almost no leverage on the ground"

Secretary of state characterizes as ‘false’ Deputy Minister for Diplomacy Michael Oren’s assessment that Washington has ‘almost no leverage on the ground’

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Newshour: BDS blacklist

this evening (sunday 7th), 9.07-9.14pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) leads with …

“Israel publishes BDS blacklist: Israel lists 20 organisations whose activists will be barred from entering the country on account of their support for the boycotting of Israel.” 34 more words

Today: Ahed Tamimi

this morning (wednesday 3rd), 8.32-8.40am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by carrie gracie) includes …

“A 16 year old Palestinian girl, Ahed Tamimi, who has a history of protesting against Israel, has been charged with assaulting Israeli soldiers near her home in the occupied West Bank.” 31 more words

Michael Oren: "I personally feel Iran Deal was the collapse of American credibility in the Middle East"

MK Oren: John Kerry has ‘Acrid & Obsessive’ Place in his heart for Israel
by Herb Keinon
November 29, 2017

Former US Secretary of State John Kerry seems to have an “acrid and obsessive” place in his heart for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israel, MK Michael Oren (Kulanu) said on Wednesday. 69 more words

Israel & Middle East