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.

Is Robert Gates right to criticize Britain’s defence capabilities?

 

What’s going on behind the scenes in Syria and will the West have to talk to Assad?

 

And….who’s odds on favourite to take over the Chair of the Commons Defence Committee?

 

Plus,  deathbed remorse from the inventor of the AK – 47  - but who else lived to regret their invention?

 

 

PRESENTER: Kate Gerbeau

STUDIO GUEST: BFBS’s Defence Analyst Christopher Lee 

 

OTHER INTERVIEWS:  

 

The Times’  Correspondent Michael Evans – talking about Robert Gates’ comments on Britain’s defence capabilities

 

 

Sir Andrew Green, former ambassador to Syria

 

BBC’s political correspondent, Rob Watson on the Defence Committee

 

Dr Paul Rogers, from the Department for Peace Studies at Bradford University discussing the AK47

 

Direct download: Sitrep_20140116.mp3
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