Archive for January 5th, 2009

05
Jan
09

Back on the box

BBC_WorldNews_Stack_Rev_RGB [Converted]WHYS is going to be on BBC World News¬†¬†(that’s television) on Thursday at 1530GMT for a half-hour special about the situation in Gaza. And as always we’re looking for your involvement.

1) Send us your video comment or question. If you’re able to record a short video (60 seconds max) with a particular issue you want to hear us discuss, or a particular point you want to make, please send a video to our new Google email address – which has an inbox big enough to deal with video.
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05
Jan
09

On- air: Does there come a point when Israel loses its right to defend itself ?

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Israel says it carried out 30 air strikes overnight – and 4 thousand infantry are on the ground.

Palestinian medical sources say more than 500 people have been killed since the military action began, and civilians are running out of bread because of gas and electricity shortages.

We can’t verify any of this as Israel has barred foreign reporters from entering Gaza- and restricting their activities on the border. A policy, according to Robert Fisk in the Independent, simply won’t work..

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