Laila Al-Arian interview (pt1) on article in The Nation – The Other War: Iraq Vets Bear Witness

07/11/07 Seán Kinane
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A report in the current issue of The Nation magazine reveals disturbing patterns of behavior by US troops in Iraq. The article is co-authored by longtime war correspondent Chris Hedges and former Tampa resident Laila Al-Arian, the eldest daughter of Dr. Sami Al-Arian.

WMNF spoke this afternoon with Laila Al-Arian. We began the first half of this two-part interview by asking Al-Arian about the title of the article, The Other War: Iraq Vets Bear Witness.

-- interview with Laila Al-Arian --

That was former Tampa resident Laila Al-Arian speaking to WMNF about the report she co-authored with Chris Hedges that can be found in the current issue of The Nation or online at thenation dot com .

Al-Arian and several of the military personnel she interviewed for this article will be featured on tomorrow’s Democracy Now. WMNF will bring you the second half of our interview on Friday’s Evening News.

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