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Mikhail Kasyanov on Putin's Role in Syria

Clip: 10/17/2019 | 2m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

After a contentious meeting at the White House, House Leader Nancy Pelosi says she warned President Trump that, “the Russians have been trying to get a foothold in the Middle East for a very long time, unsuccessfully, and now the president has given them the opportunity" by pulling troops out of Northern Syria. Mikhail Kasyanov joins the program to explain Putin's role in this situation.

Aired: 10/17/19

Rating: NR

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