03.08.2011 03.Aw-Elul, 5771
Palestinian Authority police taking to the air
Cops’ new radio station in West Bank looks to Israeli, Jordanian army broadcasts as model, anticipates Turkish funding amid delays.
The idea of turning to the police to hear the news, catch some of the latest tunes and vent some frustration to a talk show host seems a bit odd, but Palestinians will soon be able to do this with a new radio station being set up by the local police force in the West Bank.
The Palestinian Civil Police said they plan to model their new station on the popular ones run by the neighboring Israeli and Jordanian armies. With financial support already pledged from Turkey, senior commanders say they hope to be on air by the end of the year….