Lara Logan on Coverage of Foreign Conflicts

CBS News Chief Foreign Correspondent Lara Logan was interviewed by Marvin Kalb about her career in and the nature of foreign conflict… read more

CBS News Chief Foreign Correspondent Lara Logan was interviewed by Marvin Kalb about her career in and the nature of foreign conflict coverage. She spoke bluntly about her perspective on U.S. involvement in Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya, and discussed the nature of reporting on a foreign conflict. Among her remarks she said the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003 was “one of the worst ideas in history” and was based on lies. Ms. Logan answered questions from the audience during the last 20 minutes of the program. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Marvin Kalb Presidential Fellow (Former) George Washington University
  • Lara Logan Chief Correspondent CBS News->Foreign Affairs

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Lara Logan on Coverage of Foreign Conflicts

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 7, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 12, 2011

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  • Nov 07, 2011 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2011 | 12:32am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 08, 2011 | 8:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 08, 2011 | 2:40pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 12, 2011 | 10:36pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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