PBS NewsHour

How Trump’s Iraq visit sounded like a campaign rally

Clip: 12/27/2018 | 4m 51s Video has closed captioning.

American service members stationed in Iraq seemed happy to get a surprise visit from the commander in chief on Wednesday. But President Trump's political rhetoric on the trip was unusually partisan, raising some criticism. William Brangham turns to Yamiche Alcindor for more on what was at stake for the president in making this trip.

Aired: 12/27/18

Rating: NR

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