Gerald Howarth

British Shadow Defense Minister

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Conservative Member of Parliament and Shadow Defense Minister

Gerald Howarth on KCRW

Britain's new Prime Minister  Gordon Brown  has been portrayed as a big change from Tony Blair, especially on Iraq and the war on terror.

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