Thu, 19 February 2015
Why the Defence Secretary is urging NATO to be ready for any Russian aggression in the Baltic States.
How is the Ukraine ceasefire holding up?
How should Libya deal with Islamic militants?
Are British troops winning in the fight against Ebola in West Africa?
And what was it like to live in Kabul at the height of the war in Afghanistan?
PRESENTER THIS WEEK : Kate Gerbeau
STUDIO GUESTS: BFBS defence analyst Christopher Lee,
Michael Bociurkiw (Bossuhrkyoo) is spokesman for the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)
Oliver Miles, the former British Ambassador to Libya.
BFBS reporter Charlotte Cross on the Defence Secretary’s visit to Sierra Leone
Heidi Kingstone, author of Despatches from the Kabul Café.
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_20150219.mp3
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