BFBS Radio Sitrep
Sitrep is a unique current affairs radio programme produced by the British Forces News team with expert analysis of Defence and Foreign Affairs as our agenda. Presented by Kate Gerbeau and featuring our Forces News Defence Analyst Christopher Lee, Sitrep is the only place on radio where you'll find a comprehensive look back at the week's most significant events in Defence.

Is Iraq heading towards another civil war?

  

60 years on from the end of the Korean War, what did the conflict actually achieve?

 

Should politicians have the final say on deploying our Armed Forces overseas?

 

And… what’s in a name? Could a Janet or a John lead an Army into battle?

 

PRESENTER: Kate Gerbeau

 

STUDIO GUEST: BFBS’s Defence Analyst Christopher Lee 

 

OTHER INTERVIEWS:  

The Daily Telegraph’s Defence Editor and author Con Coughlin discussing Iraq.

 

BFBS Reporter Tim Cooper reporting gon the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean war.

 

John Sweeney from BBC Panorama programme discussing modern day Korea – north and south.

 

Baroness Jay,Chair of the House of Lords Constitution Committee, on whether Parliament should have more involvement in deploying British troops

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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)

 

Alternatively listen again on the website

 

Direct download: Sitrep_20130725.mp3.mp3
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