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Intelligence Policy and the War in Iraq

Paul Pillar talked about U.S. intelligence policy and the war in Iraq. Mr. Pillar was the CIA National Intelligence Officer for Near East and… read more

Paul Pillar talked about U.S. intelligence policy and the war in Iraq. Mr. Pillar was the CIA National Intelligence Officer for Near East and South Asia from 2000-2005. In a recent article in Foreign Affairs, he argued that during the run-up to the invasion of Iraq, the Bush administration disregarded the intelligence community’s expertise, politicized the intelligence process, and selected unrepresentative raw intelligence to make its public case. He responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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  • Paul R. Pillar Graduate Studies Director Georgetown University->Security Studies Program
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First Aired:
Feb 16, 2006 | 9:21am EST | C-SPAN 1

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  • Feb 16, 2006 | 9:21am EST | C-SPAN 1
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