A Middle East historian and journalist examines the events leading up to ‘Operation Iraqi Freedom;’ including a covert war begun August 2002. In "Secrets and Lies," Dilip Hiro deconstructs the Anglo-American alliance and asks if the war in Iraq will be a prelude to the end of U.S. power in the Middle East.

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  • Dilip Hiro Author of "Blood of the Earth." Regular contributor to The Observer, The Guardian, the Washington Post and The Nation and the author of more than 20 books.

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