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Baghdad Explosion

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Baghdad Explosion

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Baghdad Explosion

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A truck bomb killed 20 people and wounded more than 100 others at the hotel serving as the United Nations' headquarters in Iraq. U.N. special representative to Iraq Sergio Vieira de Mello is among the dead.

Guests:

Anne Garrels
*NPR Correspondent in Baghdad

Edward Luck
*Director of the Center on International Organization at the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University