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Violence in Syria Aggravates Sectarian Tensions in Lebanon
August 27, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
5584332969Violence in Syria Aggravates Sectarian Tensions in LebanonResidents in parts of the Lebanese city of Tripoli are worried about stepping outside for fear they will get caught up in fighting between pro- and anti-Syrian factions.2012-08-28 14:52:00disabled2273505810ReC_iI3Qm0M210882PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode March 25, 2017On this edition for Saturday, March 25, assessing the impact of the failed Republican health care bill, and the Trump administration turns its attention to tax reform. Later, famine and fears of genocide in South Sudan as the country's humanitarian crisis worsens amid a civil war. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.2017-03-25 05:05 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/fullep-320x196.jpgIB81-YQgzSs210852South Sudan faces famine, potential genocide in civil warThe country of South Sudan gained its independence from Sudan in 2011, but two years later, this new nation of 11 million people became embroiled in civil war. The conflict has led to a man-made famine, accusations of mass rape and ethnic cleansing, and a massive refugee crisis. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Simona Foltyn went to South Sudan to report on the growing humanitarian crisis.2017-03-25 12:43:00http://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/southsudan-320x196.jpg2365984708dlIYbqEpX08210798News Wrap: Keystone XL pipeline gets permit to buildIn our news wrap Friday, the State Department issued a permit to build the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline, a project that had been rejected by the Obama administration. Also, a federal judge in Virginia ruled in favor of the president's revised travel ban, rejected arguments by Muslim plaintiffs who said the ban was discriminatory.2017-03-24 18:00:00http://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/RTX32KB2-320x196.jpg2365984437GoyUPk9goeQ
Residents in parts of the Lebanese city of Tripoli are worried about stepping outside for fear they will get caught up in fighting between pro- and anti-Syrian factions.
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