Ten years later, still fighting over Powell’s WMD speech

On Feb. 5, 2003, at the request of President George W. Bush, Secretary of State Colin Powell went before the United Nations and made the case that Iraq possessed and was concealing weapons of mass destruction. Though it soon became clear that the speech was deeply flawed, Powell and other members of the Bush team still spar over how it came to be and who is to blame. Some excerpts from their memoirs:

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By The Washington Post. Published Feb. 1, 2013.

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