Thu, 18 May 2017
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While NATO defence chiefs meet in Brussels, Sitrep goes behind the scenes at the Alliance's Joint Force Headquarters in Naples.
Plus - how the RAF took out the IS executioners.
Studio Guest: BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee
DEFENCE & THE GENERAL ELECTION
BFBS correspondent James Hirst & BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee
Professor Scott Lucas is from the department of political science and international studies at the University of Birmingham BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee
NATO & NAPLES
BFBS reporter Tim Cooper in Italy speaking to Major General Ian Cave, Deputy Chief of Staff, Plans, at Joint Force Headquarters in Naples & BFBS Defence Analyst Christopher Lee
BFBS’s Simon Newton reporting from RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus
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