Thu, 9 June 2016
The biggest movement of Western Allied troops since fall of the Soviet Union is taking place right on Russia's borders, Sitrep finds out who’s there, what’s there and why we’re there.
Is Russia about to launch a wipe out mission of IS in Syria?
Hilary Clinton’s done it, & now the real battle begins in the race for the White House.
Why the Royal Navy's old and bold are saying the UK hasn't enough warships and there's no money for more.
And the grandest of all the living Admirals of the fleet, Prince Philip is 95 and still under full sail.
And the Duke of Edinburgh at 95
PRESENTER THIS WEEK: Kate Gerbeau
Studio guest: BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee
Alistair Bunkall from Sky News, BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee, Dr Martin McCauley, a Soviet and Russian analyst from University College London
Dr Martin McCauley, a Soviet and Russian analyst from University College London
Royal Navy Funding
Former First Sea Lord, Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope
Former First Sea Lord Admiral Lord West
Simon Marks from Feature Story in Washington.
PRINCE PHILIP AT 95
BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee
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