U.S. Considers Military Options in Syria

BY newsdesk  August 25, 2013 at 9:28 AM EST

Richard Gowan, Research Director of New York University’s Center on International Cooperation, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the administration’s military options in Syria.

Read Gowan’s World Politics Review article “Diplomatic Fallout: Can the West Manage a Long War in Syria.”

Editor’s note | Starting Sept. 7, the PBS NewsHour is expanding its family, adding a “PBS NewsHour Weekend” newscast on Saturdays and Sundays. The 30-minute show will be anchored by NewsHour senior correspondent Hari Sreenivasan. The above interview is a selection from NewsHour Weekend’s rehearsal on Aug. 24, presented by New York PBS member station WNET and broadcast out of the Tisch WNET studios.

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