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Lord Dannatt: Libya 'echoes' Iraq campaign


The former head of the British army, General Lord Richard Dannatt, has warned that Nato's operations in Libya are reminiscent of the campaign in Baghdad in 2003.

He told HARDtalk's Stephen Sackur that there are echoes in Libya of the "very naive hope" that a lightning campaign would bring about a change in power and that all would be well.

You can watch the full interview on BBC World News on Tuesday 24 May 2011 at 0330, 0830, 1530 and 2030 GMT and on BBC News Channel on Tuesday 24 May at 0430 and Wednesday 25 May at 0030 BST.

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