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Iraq's History

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Iraq's History

Iraq's History

Iraq's History

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Host Bob Edwards talks to biographer Charles Tripp of the University of London about Saddam Hussein's rise to power in Iraq and how he has consolidated his hold on the country since the 1970's. Tripp also describes two possible scenarios for how Iraq might be governed if an American-led war against Iraq occurs. Tripp has written a biography of Saddam and is a professor at the University of London.

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