PBS NewsHour

Investigating the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine

Clip: 07/17/2014 | 7m 55s

How safe was it for a Malaysia Airlines plane to be flying in airspace over conflict-torn Eastern Ukraine? Gwen Ifill talks to former CIA official Charles Duelfer and Jim Hall, former chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, about potential geo-political reverberations and what will help investigators piece together what happened.

Aired: 07/17/14

Rating: NR

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