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August 29, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

Season 2021 Episode 241 | 26m 35s

On this edition for Sunday, August 29, U.S. stops another potential attack in Afghanistan, President Biden and the first lady pay respect to the 13 U.S. service members who were killed in Thursday’s airport attack. Also, Poland’s government ups the ante against LGBTQ rights and the latest on Hurricane Ida as it makes landfall. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.

Aired: 08/28/21 | Expires: 09/28/21
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