PBS NewsHour

Hezbollah's top military leader assassinated in Syria

Clip: 05/13/2016 | 3m 24s

Thousands took to the streets of Beirut Friday to mourn the killing of Mustafa Badreddine, the commander of Hezbollah’s military forces in Syria and a key supporter of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in that nation’s civil war. An enemy of the U.S., Israel and ISIS, it is not yet clear who is responsible for Badreddine’s death. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports.

Aired: 05/13/16

Rating: NR

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