Comparing De-Nazification and De-Baathification

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In an article in the July/August issue of Foreign Affairs, Timothy Naftali compares the de-Nazification of West Germany after the Cold War to the U.S. government's reconstruction of Iraq. NPR's Renee Montagne talks to Naftali, who co-authored the book U.S. Intelligence and the Nazis.



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