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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: As the humanitarian situation grows dimmer by the hour for some in Northern Iraq, the White House is now considering taking military action against Sunni extremists inside the country. RELATED LINKSIs...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Secretary of State John Kerry returned to Afghanistan today, in an urgent bid to end presidential election deadlock. In Kabul, he pressed the two candidates, Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani, to accept...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Russia formally banned imports of agricultural products from the U.S. and Europe today, even as NATO sounded new warnings about Moscow’s military moves. RELATED LINKSU.S. sanctions will punish...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSU.S. sanctions will punish Russia, but will they deter? Sanctions against Russia: What will and won’t work Deputy National Security advisor discusses Mideast cease-fire efforts, Russia sanctions GWEN...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSRand Paul, Cory Booker team up for bipartisan reform of criminal justice system How high incarceration rates cost states and shatter communities U.S. Sentencing Commission takes steps to depopulate...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Tomorrow marks the 40th anniversary of the end of Richard Nixon’s presidency, an occasion to look back at a man, and a moment, that changed the country. RELATED LINKSPRESIDENT NIXON'S RESIGNATION...