Want better video quality? Sign in to access HD streaming!

×

Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access HD streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy

PBS NEWSHOUR

Fight against ISIS over, fight for Syrian territory ramps up

  • Aired: 02/08/2018
  • 09:56
  • Rating: NR
The war in Syria is breaking dangerous new ground. Syrian and Russian airstrikes have pummeled rebel-held areas, reducing entire neighborhoods to rubble. Meanwhile, American commanders vow to hold their ground on behalf of Kurdish allies, under threat of attack by Turkey. Nick Schifrin talks to journalist Gayle Tzemach Lemmon and Hassan Hassan of the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy.
Embed Options
Close ×
Fight against ISIS over, fight for Syrian territory ramps up
Fight against ISIS over, fight for Syrian territory ramps up
There is fighting in Syria on at least three fronts. Syrian people remain the main target.
Width:
Height:
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
Major corporate funding for the PBS NewsHour is provided by BNSF, Babbel and 20th Century Fox. Funding for the PBS NewsHour Weekend is provided by Mutual of America. For a complete list of funders for the PBS NewsHour and PBS NewsHour weekend, click here.
PBS Anywhere - funder area
Related Links:

PBS KIDS

Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Masterpiece Collection

Own it now! Victoria, Poldark, Downton Abbey on DVD & Blu-ray. Visit ShopPBS.

Donate

KQED helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now

AugustLightbox