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Foreign Policy

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CLIP: Aleppo & the Syrian Civil War
Following the failure of the most recent ceasefire, Alessandria Masi talked about the latest in the Syrian army's battle for Aleppo and the Syrian civil war, which has been going on for nearly six years. Comments from Secretary of State John Kerry on the current situation were included.
December 16, 2016 : 7 min. 8 sec.

CLIP: National Security Under the Trump Administration
Robert Levinson talked about the future of defense and national security policy in the Trump administration, as well as the president-elect’s selection of General James Mattis (Ret.) to be defense secretary and criticism that there would be too many generals in the cabinet.
December 12, 2016 : 5 min. 17 sec.

CLIP: Death of Former Cuban President Fidel Castro
Daniel Chang reported from Miami about the reaction there to the death the previous day of former Cuban President Fidel Castro.
November 26, 2016 : 3 min. 20 sec.

CLIP: President Obama on the Role of the President
President Obama discussed the role of the president as commander in chief and leader of the Executive Branch, as well as continuity discussions he has had with President-elect Trump with regards to foreign policy and other international commitments.
November 14, 2016 : 1 min. 48 sec.

CLIP: Congress Overrides Veto of 9/11 Bill
A look at Congress' veto override of a bill allowing the families of the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, to sue Saudi Arabia. USA Today's Gregory Korte talked about the first congressional override of a presidential veto during the Obama administration and a clip of President Obama's reaction to the vote was included.
September 29, 2016 : 8 min. 11 sec.

CLIP: Presidential Candidates on Foreign Policy
Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump discuss their foreign policy views at the commander-in-chief forum, including their plans in the battle against ISIS.
September 8, 2016 : 4 min. 37 sec.

CLIP: Immigration Policy and Deferred Deportation Programs
Randy Capps of the Migration Policy Institute discussed current U.S. immigration policy and deferred deportation programs, including DACA and DAPA, and their impact on the United States. He also discussed federal court decisions on the Obama administration's immigration policy actions.
September 1, 2016 : 7 min. 50 sec.

CLIP: President Obama on Combating ISIS
A look at the U.S. strategy to combat ISIS, including a clip of President Obama's remarks on the topic at a news conference at the Pentagon following a meeting with his National Security Council.
August 5, 2016 : 2 min.

CLIP: Instanbul, Turkey Airport Attack
A look at the terrorist attack at the airport in Instanbul, Turkey. Dozens were killed and hundred injured. The Turkish Prime Minister stated that ISIS could be behind the attacks.
June 29, 2016 : 2 min. 2 sec.

CLIP: Benghazi Committee Report
A look at the report by the House Select committee on Benghazi after a two year investigation into the terrorist attack on the U.S. embassy in Libya in 2012.
June 29, 2016 : 4 min. 44 sec.
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