New 25-Part Series Our Man In The Middle East
In new 25-part series Our Man In The Middle East (Monday-Friday, 1.45pm, Radio 4), Jeremy Bowen presents a personal history of the region.
How the assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin changed the region’s history, as remembered by BBC Middle East Editor Jeremy Bowen. “No political killing in the twentieth century was moresuccessful,” he argues, observing the dramatic effects on the Oslo peace process. “Perhaps there was a moment for peace, and it came, and went.”