Push for Iraq Coalition The buildup to a potential war with Iraq is providing an unusual diplomatic test for the Bush administration. Secretary of State Colin Powell's U.N. appearance has so far failed to persuade key players France, Russia and China that military intervention is necessary now. Hear NPR's Scott Simon and NPR's Mike Shuster.
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Push for Coalition on Iraq Slow to Gain Speed

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Push for Coalition on Iraq Slow to Gain Speed

Push for Coalition on Iraq Slow to Gain Speed

Push for Coalition on Iraq Slow to Gain Speed

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The buildup to a potential war with Iraq is providing an unusual diplomatic test for the Bush administration. Secretary of State Colin Powell's U.N. appearance has so far failed to persuade key players France, Russia and China that military intervention is necessary now. Hear NPR's Scott Simon and NPR's Mike Shuster.

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