U.S. Navy flexing its muscles

The US Navy announced it would be extending the deployment of one of its Naval strike groups. This follows a drone attack that killed an American contractor and injured several American troops. Our foreign affairs expert, Lisa Daftari, will explain. Lisa will also talk about the American citizen landed a 20 year prison sentence after going to Syria to join ISIS. She shares the details in this interview with BCN’s Hal Roberts.   

Hal Roberts

Hal is a veteran journalist with 30 years in the industry. He worked as a parliamentary reporter on the Hill interviewing federal leaders and cabinet ministers. Hal also covered the Ottawa terrorist attack in 2014, and has worked as an anchor/reporter in Toronto, Peterborough and Calgary. He worked as a reporter and anchor for business shows airing on BNN, Global and CHCH-TV. During his 10 year radio career he hosted a show called Roberts on the Road on KG Country. Hal was blessed to win a few awards in his career including one as senior producer for a TV show on human trafficking which aired on CTS.

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