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Hadar Sela is the Managing Editor of BBC Watch - an affiliate of the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (CAMERA). Her work has appeared at The Propagandist Magazine, Harry's Place, The Commentator and the MERIA journal among others.

ARTICLES BY: Hadar Sela


August 30, 2018 8:58 am
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BBC Tries to Erase Hamas’ Role in ‘Great Return March’ Violence

On August 28, a filmed report titled “Bullet shatters Palestinian cyclist’s Asian Games dream” was posted on the BBC News website’s "Middle East" page. According...

August 20, 2018 3:23 pm
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BBC Listeners Hear More ‘Contextualization’ of Corbyn Wreath-Laying

In previous posts, BBC Watch has noted how BBC coverage of the Jeremy Corbyn wreath-laying story has failed to include background information relating to the claim promoted by the...

July 24, 2018 11:28 am
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The BBC Promotes What It Previously Called ‘Conspiracy Theories’ to Smear Israel

On the morning of July 22, the IDF announced the completion of the overnight evacuation of 800 Syrian "White Helmets" personnel and their families from...

June 20, 2018 6:43 am
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Once Again, the BBC Misleads on Gaza Violence

Recently, BBC Watch demonstrated how a backgrounder on Jerusalem produced by the BBC World Service’s BBC Minute misled its target audience of “young people” on the 1949 armistice...

March 5, 2018 1:56 pm
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Once Again, the Media Whitewashes Anti-Israel Discrimination

On February 28, an article titled “Iran wrestling officials resign over Israel competition ban” appeared on the BBC News website’s Middle East page and on...

September 14, 2017 3:22 pm
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Gaza Electricity Crisis Highlights BBC’s Anti-Israel Bias

When some residents of the Gaza Strip took to the streets last winter to protest their inadequate electricity supply, the BBC website produced two written reports on...

September 7, 2017 11:41 am
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The BBC Claims ‘Sketchy’ Evidence of PA Terror Rewards

In January 2007, the BBC News website published a backgrounder titled “Analysis: Palestinian suicide attacks." More than a decade later, that item (which was apparently prompted...

August 15, 2017 4:53 pm
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Filling in the Blanks in BBC Reports on Hamas, Qatar and Iran

While early BBC News website coverage of the rift between Qatar and several other Arab states did clarify that one of Saudi Arabia’s demands was...

August 1, 2017 11:19 am
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BBC Promotes Equivalence Between Violent Rioters and Terror Victims

Listeners to BBC Radio 4’s "Today" program last week heard two reports on consecutive days relating to Palestinian rioting that was ostensibly in reaction to security...

July 21, 2017 12:14 pm
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BBC Ignores French President’s Comparisons Between Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism

At the July 16th event in Paris marking the 75th anniversary of the deportation of French Jews to Auschwitz, the French president made a significant statement: French president Emmanuel Macron...

June 29, 2017 11:18 am
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BBC Continues to Whitewash Hamas, Human Shields and War Crimes in Gaza

BBC Radio 4’s series "Our Man in the Middle East" continued on June 16th, with episode 15 -- titled “Missiles and the Ballot Box.” The episode was devoted to...

May 23, 2017 4:01 pm
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BBC’s ‘Man in the Middle East’ Spouts Tired Jerusalem Lies

On May 18, listeners of BBC Radio 4 heard the fourth part in Jeremy Bowen’s series of programs entitled, "Our Man in the Middle East." "Jerusalem," the latest episode,...

May 18, 2017 3:21 pm
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UK Paper Corrects Egregious Errors on Gaza Reporting

Earlier this week, we noted that the Telegraph had published an article by Tom Rowley titled, “Meet the Palestinian family who have tended the graves of our...

May 17, 2017 4:45 pm
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Reviewing a BBC News ‘Six-Day War’ Backgrounder

Fifty years ago, the build-up of events that led to the Six-Day War had already begun. After 14 Palestinian terror attacks had been carried out with Syrian support since April...

Culture

American Actress Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Jewish Prayer Book Up for Auction

JNS.org - A Jewish prayer book that belonged to American actress Marilyn Monroe has...

‘Observance’: A Touching, Relevant Play About Modern Judaism

Tracey Goldblum wants her daughter to stop smoking marijuana, practice safe sex, and avoid punching men in the face. Her...

Features

The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...

World

Iran Still Weighing Nuclear Deal Exit, Foreign Minister Zarif Says

Iran's foreign minister on Monday would not guarantee that the Tehran regime would remain a party to the 2015 nuclear deal, following the US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw...

Israel

Israel Exposes Hezbollah Operatives Spying on Border Disguised as Environme...

The IDF exposed on Monday an observation post near the Israel-Lebanon border used by Hezbollah operatives dressed up as tree-planting...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Has ‘No Intention’ of 1973 Oil Embargo Replay

Saudi Arabia has no intention of unleashing a 1973-style oil embargo on Western consumers and will isolate oil from politics, the Saudi energy minister said on Monday amid a worsening...

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