Rumsfeld: Events in Baghdad 'breathtaking'

Listen: Hear Talk of the Nation audio

Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says that what happened in Baghdad this morning was "breathtaking." He says history unfolded in the Iraqi capital as U.S. forces were welcomed by cheering crowds. Hear from NPR's Jennifer Ludden



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor

Support comes from