PBS NewsHour

In the Wake of Turmoil, Should U.S. Suspend Aid to Egypt?

Clip: Season 2013 | 9m

President Barack Obama condemned the Egyptian government's use of violent force on protesters but stopped short of suspending $1.5 billion in aid the U.S. provides to Egypt each year. Judy Woodruff asks former U.S. ambassador Nicholas Burns and Joe Stork of Human Rights Watch for views on how the U.S. should proceed.

Aired: 08/16/13

Rating: NR

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