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Iraq & the Link to Terrorism

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Iraq & the Link to Terrorism

Iraq & the Link to Terrorism

Iraq & the Link to Terrorism

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In his address to the United Nations Security Council, Secretary of State Colin Powell accused Iraq of harboring terrorists, including some al Qaeda groups in northern areas of Iraq. Join host Neal Conan and guests for an examination of these charges, the evidence to support them and what they mean for the U.S. case against Iraq.

Guest:

Peter Bergen
*Author of Holy War, Inc.: Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden
*Fellow at the New America Foundation in Washington, D.C.

Jessica Stern
*Served on the National Security Council staff during the Clinton administration
*Author of The Ultimate Terrorists (Harvard University Press, paperback, October 2000)
*Lectures on terrorism at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard

Scott Peterson
*Correspondent for Christian Science Monitor
*Covered Iraq & the regions since the Gulf War
*Last in Kurdistan in November

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