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Sen. Risch says he watched Trump 'agonize' over Iran strike

Clip: 06/22/2019 | 5m 15s | Video has closed captioning.

President Trump caused a flurry by announcing he canceled a planned military strike on Iran only minutes before it was scheduled to occur. Will the U.S. will be seen as weak or indecisive as a result? Sen. James Risch, R-Idaho, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, talks to Judy Woodruff about Trump’s “anguish” over the choice and what Risch hopes Iran will learn from the incident.

Aired: 06/22/19

Rating: NR

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