PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour full episode for Dec. 18, 2015

12/18/2015 | 54m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Friday on the NewsHour, President Obama looks ahead to his final year in office with a vow to defeat the Islamic State. Also: The U.N. Security Council votes unanimously for a Syria political solution framework, Shields and Brooks on the week's news, a community kitchen helps train people in recovery for new cooking careers and saying goodbye to Downton Abbey.

Aired: 12/18/15

Expired: 01/17/16

Rating: NR

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