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War Planners Wary of Iraq 'Scorched Earth' Response

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War Planners Wary of Iraq 'Scorched Earth' Response

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War Planners Wary of Iraq 'Scorched Earth' Response

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Pentagon analysts see Iraq's army as smaller and weaker than it was during the Gulf War, but they are cautious about a new conflict. Iraqi air defenses are resilient. And there are fears that Saddam Hussein will resort to setting oil fields ablaze and using biological weapons. NPR's Tom Gjelten reports.

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