Prog 1 - Friends and Enemies

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Edward Stourton's series about the coalition set up in the wake of the terrorist attacks of 11th September, and how the Americans prepared for action.

Friends and Enemies talks to the people who rewrote the rules for the world after September 11th - to Presidents, Prime Ministers and Kings, to their diplomats and advisers, to the discreet servants they call on in times of crisis.

Insiders tell of the ultimatum the US delivered to Pakistan and President Musharraf describes his reaction. George Robertson reveals what went on at Nato headquarters and Kofi Annan talks about the reaction at the UN.

Producer Mark Savage.

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40 minutes

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Sun 1 Sep 2002 17:00


Role Contributor
PresenterEdward Stourton
ProducerMark Savage
ParticipantKofi Annan
ParticipantRichard Armitage
ParticipantTony Blair
ParticipantAlastair Campbell
ParticipantDouglas Feith
ParticipantJeremy Greenstock
ParticipantSergei Lavrov
ParticipantAhmed Maher
ParticipantChristopher Meyer
ParticipantPervez Musharraf
ParticipantColin Powell
ParticipantCondoleezza Rice
ParticipantGeorge Robertson, baron Robertson Of Port Ellen
ParticipantNabil Shaath
ParticipantWang Yingfan (Spkr)