Sitrep: Award Winning Military Analysis & Debate

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10th October 2019

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International outrage as Turkey bombs part of Syria.  Trump has pulled out US troops so what does this mean for former US allies, the Kurds?  We hear from Bob Seely MP and former US intelligence officer Michael Pregent.

Could America be about to bin the Open Skies Treaty?  RUSI's International Director Jonathan Eyal explains what it is and why it's important.

The former head of the Army wants protection for Northern Ireland veterans in the form of a new bill in next week's Queen's Speech.  The Times' Defence Correspondent Lucy Fisher explains.

And the Yom Kippur shooting in Halle - Germany's continuing nightmare.

Presented by Kate Gerbeau with Christopher Lee.

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