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.

British Troops for Ukraine as Putin’s ships stand off Cyprus.


Why a Tory big beast is saying hands off the MoD budget.


Jihadi John revealed as Washington pulls off his mask.


Could a new Sikh Regiment in the British Army become a reality?


And women on the front line – we find out how the Danes do it.


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STUDIO GUESTS: BFBS defence analyst Christopher Lee, and historian and strategic analyst Dr Eric Grove




Victoria Cross award discussion



Chairman of the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee Sir Richard Ottaway talking to BFBS reporter  James Hirst about Russia/Ukraine.


BFBS reporter  Emma Nelson special report on the role of women in the Danish Army.


Sikhs in the British Army Tom Tugendhat  who has served as the


Tom Tugendhat, the former military assistant to the Chief of the Defence Staff military assistant to the Chief of the Defence Staff, Lord Richards, discussing the idea of Sikh regiment.



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