Report: British Prewar Iraq Intelligence Flawed

Prime Minister Tony Blair

Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair leaves Downing Street in London, July 14, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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An inquiry led by Britain's Lord Butler concludes Saddam Hussein probably did not have weapons of mass destruction. The report finds Prime Minister Tony Blair's government did not deliberately distort prewar intelligence, but calls sources seriously flawed. Hear NPR's Steve Inskeep and Washington Post correspondent Glenn Frankel.

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