PBS NewsHour

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

12/12/2012 | 54m 26s

Tonight on the NewsHour, we examine the international community's recognition of the Syrian National Council as fighting continues in Syria. Also: Grover Norquist talks the Taxpayer Protection Pledge, North Korea launches a test missile amid international rebuke, new faces on Twitter, Paul Salopek plans a 7-year hike around the world, and remembering music icon Ravi Shankar.

Aired: 12/12/12

Expired: 01/11/13

Rating: NR

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