Fri, 10 April 2015
(First broadcast on Thursday 9th April 2015 at 4.30pm)
The Tories want to talk Trident - but what does it mean to voters?
Why is Iran sending ships to Yemen?
Where are North Korea's missing missiles?
And why 2015 is a big year for the Gurkhas...
PRESENTER THIS WEEK: Kate Gerbeau
STUDIO GUESTS: BFBS defence analyst Christopher Lee,
Naval Historian and defence strategist Professor Eric Grove on Trident.
Edward Schwarck is a research fellow at the Royal United Services Institute specialising in Asia Studies, discussing Japan.
Lal Shahi,(POR: Lal Shar-hee) the Manager of BFBS Gurkha Radio service down in Shorncliffe, on the Gurkha 200 Anniversary celebrations.
75th Anniversary of the Second World War's 'Battle of Narvik', Ron Cope has written a book on the battle. It's called "Attack at Dawn'
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
Alternatively listen again on the website
Direct download: Sitrep_20150409.mp3
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