Amanpour and Company

Iraq War Whistle Blower Katharine Gun Shares Her Story

Clip: 10/15/2019 | 2m 53s Video has closed captioning.

In 2003, Katharine Gun exposed a plot by U.S. security officials to spy on United Nations members as they ramped up pressure to secure a resolution to go to war with Iraq, and she leaked the classified memo to The Observer newspaper. Now her story has been adapted into the film "Official Secrets" starring Keira Knightley. Gun sits down with Christiane to share her story.

Aired: 10/15/19

Rating: NR

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