BBC lists Israel’s capital as J’lem after complaint

20.07.2012                      01.Aw. 5772                      Rosch Chodesch


BBC lists Israel's capital as J'lem after complaint

No capital had been listed on BBC's Israel Olympic country profile; East Jerusalem listed as "intended" seat for Palestine.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's spokesman Mark Regev sent a letter to the Director of the BBC's Bureau in Israel, Paul Danahar on Thursday after the BBC Sport page failed to identify Israel's capital city as Jerusalem….