Amanpour and Company

Iranian-American Lt. Gov: “Racial Profiling” on US Border

Clip: 01/09/2020 | 18m 10s | Video has closed captioning.

As tensions with Iran take center stage, Customs and Border Protection have denied reports of Iranian Americans being detained and refused entry at the border between Canada and Washington state. As Lieutenant Governor of Washington, Cyrus Habib is the highest ranking Iranian American elected official in the U.S, and he sits down with Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the situation.

Aired: 01/09/20

Rating: NR

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