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U.N. Inspectors Interview Iraqi Scientists

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U.N. Inspectors Interview Iraqi Scientists

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U.N. Inspectors Interview Iraqi Scientists

U.N. Inspectors Interview Iraqi Scientists

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An Iraqi warplane shoots down a U.S. surveillance drone in southern Iraq. Meanwhile, U.N. inspectors interview Iraqi scientists about evidence that Iraq has a nuclear weapons program, and the Pentagon continues a deliberate and steady force build-up near Iraq's borders. Hear NPR's Eric Westervelt.

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