May 2008 archive

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This show includes an Eyewitness Palestine/Eyewitness Gaza that highlighted the daily suffering of Palestinian women and children in Gaza as they attempt to keep their families intact against overwhelming obstacles. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_May27_2008_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_May27_2008_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Jimmy Carter says Israel has nuclear arsenal of 150 or more during a literary festival in Wales; he also states that Gaza blockade is a “human rights crime”. 163 Palestinian patients have now died in Gaza due to the Israeli siege that severely limits access to medical treatment. Israel has arrested more than …

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This show includes a live interview with Carolle Charlebois Nakleh from Montreal about the Palestinian Child Sponsorship Program she is involved with. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_May20_2008_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_May20_2008_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Palestinian NGO, Al Haq, calls for investigation into the Israeli settler killing of a young Palestinian man near Ramallah on May 9th. International investors arrive in Bethlehem for investment conference, as Tony Blair promises easing of checkpoints in West Bank; many Palestinian NGOs are sceptical and say the conference is just another attempt …

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This show includes a live interview from Palestine with Muhammed Jaradat, the Coordinator of Badil Refugee Rights Campaign, headquartered in Bethlehem. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_May13_2008_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_May13_2008_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: UN demands an investigation into the killing of one of its Palestinian teachers by the Israeli military; Israeli soldiers blasted down the front door of an UNRWA teacher’s home with explosives, killing her immediately in the presence of her 3 children. Israeli police interrogate advisors to Mahmoud Abbas and Salam Fayyad in Jerusalem. …

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This show includes an interview with Dr. Salman Abu Sitta, a Palestinian scholar and recognized expert on the right of return. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_May06_2008_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_May06_2008_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Israeli military continues attacks in the Gaza Strip, killing one and injuring five on May 4 in Khan Younis, as Israel rejects Egyptian-sponsored ceasefire. 3 more Gazan patients die due to the Israeli blockade and lack of access to medical care. Dubai refuses to allow Lev Leviev jewellery stores to open after protest …

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