PBS NewsHour

The impact of the Islamic State in Afghanistan

Clip: 07/07/2019 | 4m 41s | Video has closed captioning.

An attack in Afghanistan Sunday that killed 12 people was claimed by the Taliban and came as the militant group met in Qatar for an all-Afghan peace conference, and as the U.S. and Taliban leaders prepare to resume talks this week. Thomas Gibbons-Neff, a reporter with The New York Times, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the Taliban, U.S. strategy and the growing presence of the Islamic State.

Aired: 07/07/19

Rating: NR

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