PBS NewsHour

The fallout from Trump's intervention in Navy SEAL case

Clip: 11/25/2019 | 6m 15s | Video has closed captioning.

President Trump and U.S. military leadership clashed this weekend over the case of Chief Petty Officer Edward Gallagher, a highly decorated Navy SEAL accused and acquitted of war crimes but convicted of posing in a photograph with a dead militant’s body. The controversy ultimately led to the firing of the secretary of the Navy. William Brangham talks to The Wall Street Journal’s Nancy Youssef.

Aired: 11/25/19

Rating: NR

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