PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode Aug. 12, 2016

08/12/2016 | 53m 24s | Video has closed captioning.

Friday on the NewsHour, the Pentagon reported a top ISIS leader in Afghanistan was killed by a drone attack in July. Also, deadly bombings rock Thailand, another bad week closes for Donald Trump, Middle East conflicts through individuals' eyes, the analysis of David Brooks and E.J. Dionne Jr., Team USA makes history in Rio, Olympic refugees and a photojournalist risks her life to make an impact.

Aired: 08/12/16

Expired: 09/11/16

Rating: NR

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