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Iraq War / Tenet’s Book #866444

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 27, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The publishing by the "New York Times" of details from former CIA director George Tenet’s book, “At the Center of the Storm,” before its release noted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Tenet’s claims about how the US got into war with Iraq reviewed; details given of his criticism of Vice President Dick Cheney and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and his anger over the interpretation of his use of the phrase “slam dunk.” [In 2003, CHENEY – comments on Iraq’s nuclear weapons program.] [Former weapons inspector Charles DUELFER††- comments on the administration’s focus on Iraq after the 9/11 attacks.] [Former CIA officer Robert BAER†- says Tenet was not willing to buck the establishment.]

Williams, Brian;
Brokaw, Tom

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