Should U.N. Expand Its Role in Iraq? Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N., talks with Jacki Lyden about why the Bush administration thinks a new U.N. envoy could help solve Iraq's internal and regional tensions.
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Should U.N. Expand Its Role in Iraq?

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Should U.N. Expand Its Role in Iraq?

Should U.N. Expand Its Role in Iraq?

Should U.N. Expand Its Role in Iraq?

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The Bush Administration is calling on the United Nations to play a larger diplomatic role in Iraq.

Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N., talks with Jacki Lyden about why the administration thinks a new U.N. envoy could help solve Iraq's internal and regional tensions.