Full Program: Wednesday, January 22, 2014
6108961090Wednesday, January 22, 2014On our program tonight, we examine the fractious start to the Syrian peace talks in Switzerland. We ask analysts if anything positive can come from the conference. Also: the drought emergency in California, a test that could help close America's skills gap, plus federal corruption charges against a former Virginia governor and his wife.2014-01-22 19:00:00disabled2365161878OGHmaoTxQtrue141668How can Europe deter desperate migrants?The number of migrants traveling over water to reach Europe has grown tremendously. Gwen Ifill talks to Daryl Grisgraber of Refugees International about what’s driving them to attempt passage to Europe and how countries are dealing with the situation.2015-04-20 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/RTX19FEW-320x196.jpg2365470661Ht1-jhAoH3k141665EU calls crisis meeting over growing migrant deaths at seaThe European Union came under intense pressure to address the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean after a vessel carrying migrants sank off the Libyan coast over the weekend, killing nearly everyone on board. So far this year, at least 1,500 migrants have died trying to make the crossing -- 15 times more than all of last year. Matt Frei and Rageh Omaar of Independent Television News report.2015-04-20 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/deadlyjourney-320x196.jpg2365470629xWgErRlcnn4141640PBS NewsHour full episode April 20, 2015Monday on the NewsHour, the drowning of hundreds of migrants in the Mediterranean raises concerns about others who attempt the journey. Also: Combating hunger in the worst conflict zones, the 2016 race and the week ahead in politics, lasting damages of the BP oil spill after 5 years, a former CIA contractor speaks out about his actions in the war on terror and African artists reinterpret Dante.2015-04-20 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/RTX19JLL-320x196.jpg2365470687m7YwVkLX_N4
On our program tonight, we examine the fractious start to the Syrian peace talks in Switzerland. We ask analysts if anything positive can come from the conference. Also: the drought emergency in California, a test that could help close America's skills gap, plus federal corruption charges against a former Virginia governor and his wife.
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