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.

What’s behind the collapse of the defence merger between BAE & EADS?
 
Why the Foreign Secretary William Hague remains committed to the combat mission in Afghanistan
 
And why a new report casts doubt over Afghanistan’s future post 2014
 
What the Tory Party have had to say about defence in this week’s Party Conference
 
And the story of the former Para who nearly became a Taliban recruit.
 
 PRESENTER:  Kate Gerbeau
STUDIO GUEST:  BFBS’s defence analyst, Christopher Lee
 
Interviews:
James Blitz, Defence and Diplomatic Correspondent from the Financial Times
British Forces News reporter James Hirst speaking to William Hague, and reporting from the Conservative Party Conference
Paul Quinn Judge of the International Crisis Group on Afghanistan.
Alexander Khan, author of ‘Orphan of Islam’.
 
 
 
You can listen on BFBS Radio 2 at 1630 (UK time) and on BFBS Radio at 1830 (UK time)
Alternatively listen again on the website.

Direct download: Wk41_Sitrep_pt1_r2_pcast.mp3
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