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A prison guard stands along a corridor in Tehran's Evin prison June 13, 2006.
CPJ urges Iran to release imprisoned journalist who spoke to BBC

Hassan Fathi started 18-month prison term on May 6

A pedestrian walks past a BBC logo at Broadcasting House in central London
Boris Johnson considering removing BBC's publically funded status

If this move passes, it will result in a funding loss of at least £200 million and a transition into a subscription model.

A pedestrian walks past a BBC logo at Broadcasting House in central London
UK Jews demand apology after BBC links Holocaust to Palestinian conflict

A report on the Holocaust referred to 'occupation' of Palestinian territories, concluding "some [Israelis] will always see their nation through the prism of persecution."

Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg watches as U.S. President Donald Trump enters the Unit
I wouldn't have wasted my time on Trump, says Greta Thunberg

This month Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro called Thunberg "a brat." Trump has said on Twitter she needs to work on her anger management problem.

By REUTERS
30/12/2019
Planet's oldest fossilized forest uncovered in abandoned New York quarry

The expert's findings depict a time when the planet went from having no forests, transforming into a landscape covered in trees.

A pedestrian walks past a BBC logo at Broadcasting House in central London
Boris Johnson: Public funding for the BBC should be questioned

The BBC is currently funded through taxation via the TV license. Johnson questioned whether the system was fit for the modern age.

By REUTERS
09/12/2019
Olive Leaf at the Tel Aviv Sheraton Hotel  serves excellent food in beautiful surroundings
Tel Aviv ranks No. 7 in top locations every food lover should visit

'For stellar street food there’s nothing like Tel Aviv’s hummus, falafel and shakshuka, served at hole-in-the-wall joints, street stands, and stalls lining local markets,’ the BBC said.

State Dept: US condemns harassment of Iranian reporters abroad

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the intelligence agency "harassment" toward Iranian journalists who are based abroad, especially toward those working out of Britain.

Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks at a launch event for the Labour party
BBC to dismiss Labour complaint over Panorama antisemitism expose - report

The special – Is Labour Anti-Semitic? – indicated that top Labour figures “interfered” with the disciplinary process regarding the antisemitism disputes.

A pedestrian walks past a BBC logo at Broadcasting House in central London
The BBC’s take on ‘Zionism’

As it is, for now, one of the most viewed -isms, it cannot be ignored and remains relevant. Also, Israel is a subject close to the BBC’s keyboards.

By ROZA I.M. EL-EINI
05/10/2019
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