NPR logo

U.S. Seeks Diplomacy and Tough Standards

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1152101/152101" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
U.S. Seeks Diplomacy and Tough Standards

U.S. Seeks Diplomacy and Tough Standards

U.S. Seeks Diplomacy and Tough Standards

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1152101/152101" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

President Bush met yesterday with NATO Secretary-General George Robertson. Mr. Bush says the United States will try diplomacy one more time as United Nations Security Council member countries debated the latest U.S. proposed resolution. That proposal would stiffen standards for arms inspections and call for serious consequences if Iraq did not meet the terms of an inspection agreement. NPR's Michele Kelemen reports. (4:05)
Read the Transcript

Copyright © 2002 NPR. All rights reserved. Visit our website terms of use and permissions pages at www.npr.org for further information.

NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by Verb8tm, Inc., an NPR contractor, and produced using a proprietary transcription process developed with NPR. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Accuracy and availability may vary. The authoritative record of NPR’s programming is the audio record.