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Official PBC Radio News The Voice of Palestine November 23, 2000

Summary and Analysis The Voice of Palestine generally downplayed the bus bombing yesterday in Hadera, preferring to use items about Palestinian martyrs for the lead for its news shows and summaries. Morning Commentary -- Youssef al-Kazzaz "First...

Bombs Don’t Distinguish Between a Jew and an Arab

Thara Abu-Hussein, a one-year old baby from the town of Baka al-Garbiya, sustained moderate to severe injuries in yesterday’s attack. She suffers from burns on 15% of her body. The baby was transferred yesterday to...

Hadera Bombing: Strategic Terror

The Palestinians regard bombing terror attacks as strategic terror. This terror is meant to achieve diplomatic goals within a short period of time by using “shock therapy” on Israeli public opinion. The Palestinian terror organizations...

HaAretz: Israeli Government Beginning to Classify Israeli Arab Population As a Security Threat

In a new assessment of threats to the security of towns and villages, conducted in the wake of October's clashes between security forces and Israeli Arabs, the Defense and Public Security ministries have compiled...

The Voice of Palestine November 12, 2000: Featuring Arafat’s Message to the Islamic Summit

Note: Arafat often speaks in a mixture of sentence fragments and run-on sentences in some of his appearances. This was apparent especially in the following remarks. In other words, the syntax is Arafat's and...

BBC: an Excercise in Tendentious Coverage?

We reviewed six days of BBC TV news coverage (October 3-9) from the Middle East, to test for tendentiousness in three categories: Was the reporter airing a personal opinion in the news report? Were views from...

BBC TENDENTIOUSNESS CHART

BBC Tendentiousness Test Chart Time Reporter Airs own opinion? Both sides presented? Key words October 3 1 p.m. Paul Adams yes no 6 p.m. Paul Adams yes no 9 p.m. Ben Brown yes no massacre, President Arafat 9 p.m. Paul Adams yes no BBC2 7-9 a.m. Clive Myrie no no demonstrations, Hostilities, Al Aksa compound October 4 1 p.m. Paul Adams yes no Israeli snipers 9 p.m. Ben Brown yes no Uprising BBC1 October 5 1...

Official PA Radio News: The PBC Radio, November 10

Summary and analysis The Voice of Palestine has given relatively little coverage to the Clinton-Arafat meeting Thursday afternoon beyond a recitation of Palestinian positions. There were no descriptions of the tone of conversations or of...

Official PA Radio News: The PBC Radio, November 11

Evening Headlines 6 p.m., Saturday Evening Five youths became new martyrs in the confrontations with the Israeli occupation army, and more than 120 citizens were wounded; 25 citizens hit by live fire in Hebron; 46 citizens wounded...

Official PA Radio News

Summary and Analysis VOP continues to lead its news shows with details of martyrs' deaths, funeral times and graphic descriptions of those wounded. The second area of concentration is the diplomatic front: efforts By Yasser...