More Russian Air Strikes in Syria Confound Washington

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Today Russian war planes carried out a second day of air strikes in Syria. Although Moscow claims to be targeting ISIS, the strikes have hit other rebel groups fighting against the Syrian government – including some backed by the US. Shane Harris, national security correspondent for the Daily Beast, has been speaking with US officials about the air strikes.

Credits

Guest:
Shane Harris - Wall Street Journal / New America - @ShaneHarris

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Jenny Hamel, Evan George, Katie Cooper