Topics and Guests, September 27

Tonight on Special Report with Brit Hume:

Protesters chain themselves together, set tires on fire and harass police with false 911 calls in an effort to shut down the nation's capital as financial ministers from around the world begin a weekend meeting.


•  The world is not the same since Sept. 11, 2001, and Iraq cannot be left unchecked as it has been allowed to do since weapons inspectors were evicted in 1998, Secretary of State Colin Powell tells a Senate panel.

•  Turning up the political heat on Iraq, the Bush administration says that Baghdad is so completely in cahoots with Al Qaeda that it has harbored top aides to Usama bin Laden and may have trained the terrorists in germ and gas warfare.

•  Accused Sept. 11 conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui was inadvertently given classified FBI interview reports by the government, and authorities had to go into his cell and recover them, according to court papers.

•  Israel confirms that a top Hamas bombmaker survived an Israeli airstrike aimed at killing him, an operation that wounded 35 bystanders, including 15 children, and drew international criticism.

Details on these stories and more on Special Report with Brit Hume.
— Guests and topics are subject to change