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During peace talks, UN envoy says future of Yemen is at risk

Clip: 12/07/2018 | 5m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

For the first time in two and a half years, peace talks are occurring over the conflict in Yemen. Delegations from the Yemeni government and Houthi rebels are meeting with a United Nations envoy in Sweden, where a prisoner swap was suggested as a way to build trust between the two sides. Nick Schifrin explains the country’s humanitarian crisis and the Capitol Hill battle over U.S. involvement.

Aired: 12/07/18

Rating: NR

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