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Report: Bush Discussed War Weeks Before it Began

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Report: Bush Discussed War Weeks Before it Began

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Report: Bush Discussed War Weeks Before it Began

Report: Bush Discussed War Weeks Before it Began

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Weeks before the war in Iraq began, President Bush told Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar that troops would enter Iraq by the end of March. Ernesto Ekaizer, editor of El Pais, speaks with Madeleine Brand about a transcript he acquired of the private conversation.