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.

SITREP TRAIL THURS, 11th May 

(KATE PRESENTS– NO CHRISTOPHER LEE TODAY; Professor Michael Clarke, former Director of the Royal United Services Institute is our special guest throughout the programme)

 

Could the UK send more troops to Afghanistan, and what will they be doing if they do deploy?

In the States, the fallout continues over the sacking of the head of the FBI….

Find out what the main Defence issues are in the General Election campaigns.

Plus, Sitrep explores the impact of Prince Harry’s campaign on Mental Health issues.

TOPICS

AFGHANISTAN 

Michael Evans from the Times & Professor Michael Clarke, former Director of the Royal United Services Institute

 

FBI DIRECTOR

Simon Marks from Feature Story News in Washington & Professor Michael Clarke

 

DEFENCE & THE GENERAL ELECTION

James Hirst, our correspondent in Westminster & Professor Michael Clarke

 

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK

Sir Simon Wessely, Director of the King's Centre for Military Health Research

 

BUNDESWEHR

Professor Michael Clarke

 

THURSDAYS at 4:30pm UK TIME on BFBS RADIO 2 and at 6:30pm 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 web & App in the UK and on FM in Scotland, Colchester, Salisbury Plain, Aldershot, Catterick & Blandford Forum) On Sky Channel 0211.

Alternatively listen again on the website, or download the Sitrep Podcast.

Direct download: Sitrep_20170511.mp3
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