If you could ask President Bush's chief foreign affairs advisor one question, what would it be? Would it be about the genocide in Sudan, global warming, the war in Iraq, or Iran's nuclear ambitions?
MTV News' Gideon Yago sat down with the United States Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice, the President's most trusted foreign policy advisory and one of the most powerful women in the world. This is the first time that a senior member of the Bush administration has sat down with MTV, so make sure to check out the interview on MTV News Raw coming soon.
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