Amanpour and Company

Did Pres. Bush’s Invasion of Iraq Pave the Way for Trump?

Clip: 03/20/2023 | 17m 54s

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Former president Bush has never admitted his war was a mistake, but the same cannot be said for some of his former officials. Professor Melvyn Leffler raises the issues of responsibility and accountability in his new book, "Confronting Saddam Hussein: George W. Bush and the Invasion of Iraq." He discusses with Walter Isaacson.

Aired: 03/20/23 | Rating: NR

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