AIR DATE: Sunday, May 6, 2012
Foreign Policy and the Islamic World (45 min.)
Michael Scheuer talked about America and combating terrorism abroad, the trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, and the implication of the release of personal documents of Bin Laden
KEYWORDS: Foreign Affairs & Defense, Military, Terrorism

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