Defense Secretary Robert Gates Is in Baghdad

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The death toll has risen to at least 180 after yesterday’s suicide bombing in Baghdad, the worst attack since February, when US and Iraqi forces began their security crackdown. Today, Defense Secretary Robert Gates made a surprise visit with a message for Iraqi leaders. Kirk Semple is in Baghdad for the New York Times.

Credits

Guest:
Kirk Semple - Foreign Correspondent for the New York Times

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Dan Konecky, Andrea Brody, Vanessa Romo, Christian Bordal