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NBC's Arnett Controversy

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NBC's Arnett Controversy

NBC's Arnett Controversy

NBC's Arnett Controversy

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NPR's Robert Smith reports on the controversy surrounding correspondent Peter Arnett's interview with Iraqi television. Arnett is a veteran journalist whose reporting of the 1991 Gulf War drew widespread attention. He was fired by NBC News today, which said it was wrong for him to give an interview to state-run Iraqi Television.

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