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  Bush promises war if Iraq doesn't disarm
Updated 29 January 2003, 07.15
President George W Bush making his State of the Union Address
President George W Bush has warned the US is prepared to go to war if Iraq doesn't get rid of its weapons once and for all.

He was giving his State of the Union Address to the US Congress.

Fact File
What's the State of the Union speech?
An annual speech about how the US is doing in different areas
First one given by George Washington on 8 Jan 1790
It's given to Congress, the law-making body in the US
The first time it was on TV was 1947

He said he'll give the United Nations new proof about Iraq' s weapons and promised to lead a military campaign if they're not destroyed.

"The dictator of Iraq is not disarming. To the contrary, he is deceiving," Mr Bush said.

People who heard the speech think Mr Bush sounded like he is very much preparing for war.

He also talked about the economy, taxes, and health care in his speech.

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