PBS NewsHour

As Syrian civil war stretches on, U.S. sends more troops

Clip: 03/18/2017 | 5m 37s

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.

Aired: 03/18/17

Rating: NR

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