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From the Vault: President Obama Meets Pope Francis

Clip: Season 2017 | 3m 25s

In light of President Trump's meeting with Pope Francis Wednesday, we take a look back at President Obama’s first meeting with the pope in 2014. On the discussion table then, was the issue of abortion and the dictatorship of Bashar al-Assad in Syria. Our panel discussed the leaders' political differences and possibilities for diplomacy.

Aired: 05/24/17

Rating: NR

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Washington Week came on the air February 23, 1967. In the 50 years that followed, we covered a lot of history-making events. Read up on 10 of the biggest stories Washington Week covered in its first 50 years.

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