Thu, 16 January 2014
Is Robert Gates right to criticize Britain’s defence capabilities?
What’s going on behind the scenes in Syria and will the West have to talk to Assad?
And….who’s odds on favourite to take over the Chair of the Commons Defence Committee?
Plus, deathbed remorse from the inventor of the AK – 47 - but who else lived to regret their invention?
PRESENTER: Kate Gerbeau
STUDIO GUEST: BFBS’s Defence Analyst Christopher Lee
The Times’ Correspondent Michael Evans – talking about Robert Gates’ comments on Britain’s defence capabilities
Sir Andrew Green, former ambassador to Syria
BBC’s political correspondent, Rob Watson on the Defence Committee
Dr Paul Rogers, from the Department for Peace Studies at Bradford University discussing the AK47