News Update: War on Terrorism


Guests:

Dr. Gregory Moran
*Infectious Disease Specialist, UCLA

Tom Gjelten (2-way) (update on military strikes in Afghanistan)
*NPR Reporter at the Pentagon

Elinor Burkett
*Author of several books most recently, Another Planet: A Year in the Life of a Suburban High School
*Fullbright Professorship at the Kyrgyz-Russo-Slavonic University in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan, teaching Journalism

Senator Bill Frist
*Republican Senator from Tennessee
*Member, Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Richard Butler
*Diplomat in Residence, Council on Foreign Relations
*Former Executive Chairman of the UNSCOM (UN Inspection of Iraq's Weapons of Mass Destruction)

Phillip Davis (2-way) (update on anthrax and anthrax exposure cases)
*NPR Reporter in Florida

Antony Fraser-Smith
*Professor of Electrical Engineering and of Geophysics, Stanford University in California (talk about technology used to detect caves)

Join Neal Conan for special coverage from Talk of the Nation. We'll bring you news events live as they happen, and talk to our reporters and analysts about the latest developments in the war on terrorism and cases of anthrax exposure in Florida, New York and Washington, from NPR News.

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