Full Program: PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode March 18, 2017

On this edition for Saturday, March 18, a gunman tries to shoot travelers at a busy airport in France, the U.S. and China discuss working together on policy toward North Korea, and the documentary "Newtown" shows how a town struck by one of the country's worst mass shootings has come to embody resilience. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Segments from Saturday, March 18, 2017

  • PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode March 18, 2017
    On this edition for Saturday, March 18, a gunman tries to shoot travelers at a busy airport in France, the U.S. and China discuss working together on policy toward North Korea, and the documentary "Newtown" shows how a town struck by one of the country's worst mass shootings has come to embody resilience. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
    Original Air Date: March 18, 2017
  • As Syrian civil war stretches on, U.S. sends more troops
    On Saturday, opposition fighters began to evacuate the last rebel-held neighborhood of Homs, Syria, where the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad began. As the Syrian civil war enters its seventh year, President Donald Trump’s administration said the U.S. would deploy 400 more troops to the region. Doug Ollivant, a fellow at the New American Foundation, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.
    Original Air Date: March 18, 2017
  • Documentary 'Newtown' examines a town’s lasting trauma
    The documentary "Newtown" explores the aftermath of the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, where a gunman killed 20 children and six adults. The documentary, which weaves together the experiences of those affected by the tragedy, will premiere April 3 on the PBS program Independent Lens. NewsHour Weekend's Saskia de Melker reports.
    Original Air Date: March 18, 2017
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