PBS NewsHour

What Trump's Syria withdrawal means for the Middle East

Clip: 10/14/2019 | 7m 46s Video has closed captioning.

President Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. forces from northern Syria has profound implications for stability both within Syria and throughout the Middle East. Nick Schifrin talks to the University of Oklahoma’s Joshua Landis and career diplomat Ted Kattouf of Amideast about how Trump has handled the move and what it means for Syrian Kurds, Russian President Vladimir Putin and other U.S. allies.

Aired: 10/14/19

Rating: NR

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