PBS NewsHour

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

07/18/2012 | 55m 8s

Tonight on the program, we examine another violent day in Syria after President Bashar al-Assad's defense minister and brother-in-law were both killed in a bombing. Also: London Olympics security worries, Boy Scouts upholds ban on gay members, warming waters affect salmon and the Swinomish Tribe, and a documentary examines the trials of hospitals getting patients the care they need.

Aired: 07/18/12

Expired: 08/17/12

Rating: NR

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