BFBS Radio Sitrep
NYF and Sony Radio Award winning Sitrep brings you discussion and analysis on defence, foreign policy and the stories affecting the British Forces. Presented by Kate Gerbeau with defence analyst Christopher Lee.
(First broadcast on Thursday 9th October 2014 at 4.30pm)
 
PLEASE NOTE PRESENTER THIS WEEK: Paula Middlehurst
 
British troops take the fight against Ebola into Sierra Leone, but is it too little too late?
 
Why Turkey is reluctant to get involved in the fight against IS.
 
Why the US Vice President had to say sorry to the leaders of Turkey and the UAE.
 
And the Party conference season’s over – so what did the main UK parties say about Defence?
 
PRESENTER: Paula Middlehurst
 
STUDIO GUEST: BFBS defence analyst Christopher Lee
OTHER INTERVIEWS: 
BFBS reporter James Hirst speaking to the Defence Secretary Michael Fallon.
 
Sky News Correspondent Alex Crawford discussing the Ebola crisis.
Political reporter,  Aaron Blake, from the Washington Post speaking about the US Vice President Joe Biden’s recent comments on IS.
 
BFBS reporter James Hirst with a round up of defence issued discussed during the Party conference season.
 
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THURSDAYS at 4:30 UK TIME on BFBS RADIO 2and at 6:30 UK TIME on BFBS & UK Bases
You can listen on BFBS Radio 2 at 1630 (UK time) and at 1830 (UK time) on BFBS (via webb, App & DAB in the UK and on FM in Scotland, Colchester, Salisbury Plain, Aldershot, Catterick & Blandford Forum)
 Sky Channel 0211
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Direct download: Sitrep_20141009.mp3
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