PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Khalilzad blames hospital attack on Islamic State

Clip: 05/15/2020 | 2m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Friday, the U.S. envoy to Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad, blamed the Islamic State group for an attack that killed 24 people at a maternity hospital this week. Meanwhile, the Taliban condemned Afghan President Ashraf Ghani for attributing the attack to them. Also, a tropical weather system off the Florida coast could become the year’s first named storm in the Atlantic.

Aired: 05/15/20

Rating: NR

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