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A 2019 U.S. airstrike in Syria and its alleged cover-up

Clip: 11/15/2021 | 5m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

This weekend, The New York Times published a story about what it describes as a cover-up by the U.S. military of an airstrike that killed as many as 80 civilians. It took place in Syria in 2019, and The Times says it is one of the deadliest accidental strikes on civilians in years. Dave Philipps, military correspondent for The New York Times, joins Nick Schifrin with more.

Aired: 11/15/21

Rating: NR

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