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Report: Iraq War a Breeding Ground for Terrorism

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Report: Iraq War a Breeding Ground for Terrorism

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Report: Iraq War a Breeding Ground for Terrorism

Report: Iraq War a Breeding Ground for Terrorism

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A recent National Intelligence Estimate — a report compiled by several American intelligence agencies — warns that the continued U.S.-led occupation of Iraq is increasing the threat of global terrorism by spurring radical Islam.

NPR senior Washington, D.C., editor Ron Elving talks with Madeleine Brand and Mike Pesca about what the report could mean for the president and his political opponents.