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Rebels Choose to Work with Jihadists to Expedite Assad Ouster
October 15, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
5406533295Rebels Work with Jihadists to Expedite Assad OusterWeapons crossing the Turkish border into Syria are are primarily aiding Islamist fighters, a condition that has made the U.S. wary of giving military support to rebels. Ray Suarez talks to former CIA analysts Philip Mudd and Paul Pillar on whether the U.S. should aid extremist rebels to accelerate the demise of Assad.2012-10-15 18:36:00disabled3wKR9aZ5VjEfalse139542PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode March 28, 2015On this edition for Saturday, March 28th, 2015, new revelations about the German co-pilot who authorities say deliberately crashed a Germanwings jetliner into the French Alps, and in our signature segment, a nationwide movement encourages doctors and patients to talk about end-of-life decisions with loved ones. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from KQED in San Francisco.2015-03-28 00:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/CBNuxl8UsAANchi-320x196.jpg2365453082ddvSwg9msMY139511Investigators probe the life of the Germanwings co-pilotWhile definitive answers remain elusive, new information emerged Saturday about the young co-pilot who authorities believe deliberately flew a Germanwings airbus into the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board. For the latest, Jack Ewing of The New York Times joins Hari Sreenivasan via Skype from Montabaur, Germany, where the co-pilot was from.2015-03-28 00:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/2015-03-26T141600Z_1365764520_LR2EB3Q13MOT3_RTRMADP_3_FRANCE-CRASH-COPILOT-320x196.jpg23654529912ky5EwiAjQw139468Will Nigeria see first-ever democratic transition of power?Millions of Nigerians are expected to turn out for tomorrow’s delayed election, which pits President Goodluck Jonathan against former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari in a tight race, with fears of terrorism looming. Jeffrey Brown learns more about the significance of the election from Michelle Faul, Nigeria bureau chief of the Associated Press.2015-03-27 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/RTR4V4S4-320x196.jpg23654528488e3M_FH3Hbc
Weapons crossing the Turkish border into Syria are primarily aiding Islamist fighters, a condition that has made the U.S. wary of giving military support to rebels. Ray Suarez talks to former CIA analysts Philip Mudd and Paul Pillar on whether the U.S. should aid extremist rebels to accelerate the removal of President Assad.
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