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.

After a difficult week in Afghanistan  Sitrep looks at the main political and military challenges facing Nato.

 

Could an independent Scotland defend itself without help from the UK

 

Is Afghanistan set to become cricket’s next powerhouse?

 

And Paddy Ashdown on the Cockleshell heroes

 

 

PRESENTER:  Kate Gerbeau

STUDIO GUEST:  BFBS’s defence analyst, Christopher Lee   

 

INTERVIEWS:

  

Professor Paul Rogers, from the University of Bradford on Afghanistan.

 

Professor Malcolm Chalmers, Director of Research at the

Royal United Services Institute discussing implications for Scottish independence.

 

Lord Ashdown talking about his new book “A Brilliant Operation”, about the Cockleshell heroes.

 

The BBC’s Cricket Correspondent, Jonathan Agnew in Sri Lanka, on Afghanistan’s cricket team.

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You can listen on BFBS Radio 2 at 1630 (UK time) and on BFBS Radio at 1830 (UK time)

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Direct download: D4_Sitrep_pt1_r2wk38.mp3
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