Bush: 'The Trumpet of Freedom Has Been Sounded'

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Bush speaks at the National Defense University in Washington, March 8.

Bush speaks at the National Defense University in Washington, March 8. Reuters hide caption

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In a speech at the National Defense University in Washington Tuesday, President Bush drew a parallel between the Sept. 11 attacks and the World War II assault on Pearl Harbor, saying both were catalysts that drove efforts to defeat authoritarian governments.

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