Fri, 3 March 2017
Why is Mr Trump handing out 54 billion dollars to the Pentagon?
Why a group of MPs says we must maintain relations with the Russians.
The RAF in the Middle East – why it’s a minute by minute operation
And - what can British troops expect when they deploy to famine struck South Sudan?
BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee.
Dr Karin Von Hippel, Director General at the Royal United Services Institute.
RELATIONS WITH RUSSIA
BFBS reporter James Hirst interview with Foreign Affairs Committee chairman Crispin Blunt.
BFBS reporter Simon Newton in Cyprus talks to British Major General Rupert Jones, deputy commander for the Combined Joint Task Force.
Sitrep producer Josella Waldron interview with the BBC’s Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead
Charles Lister is a senior fellow at the Middle East Institute in Washington.
THURSDAYS at 4:30pm UK TIME on BFBS RADIO 2 and at 6:30pm UK TIME on BFBS & UK Bases
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