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Washington Week

Episode #4236

The president holds a press conference ... another step on the road to war? Plus, there are allies and then there are allies ... what are Germany, France, Russia and Great Britain up to? And the latest Blix report. Lots to say ... Jeanne Cummings of the Wall Street Journal gets us started. Preparing for war ... deployments of troops, weapons and vehicles, all potentially without any help from Turkey. Tom Gjelten of National Public Radio brings us up to date on the various timetables. North Korea ... potentially another war? We take a look at what the North Koreans are up to and what it means for the United States. David Sanger of the New York Times has that piece. And finally, the capture of Khalid Sheik Mohammed, the hunt for Osama bin Laden and the terror threat. Pete Williams of NBC News reports. [24 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Gwen Ifill hosts.

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