PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: 1st U.S. combat death in Afghanistan in 7 months

Clip: 08/23/2016 | 7m 13s

In our news wrap Tuesday, an American soldier died in Afghanistan -- the first U.S. combat death in the country since January. The soldier’s patrol in the Helmand province triggered a roadside bomb that also wounded another U.S. service member and six Afghan soldiers. Also, UNICEF reports staggering new numbers on the flow of unaccompanied minors making the journey from Central America to the U.S.

Aired: 08/23/16

Rating: NR

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