Rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran

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Published on 12 May 2019, 20:13
Tensions between the U.S. and Iran escalated over the Trump administration’s economic sanctions and Tehran’s threat of stepped-up uranium enrichment. This week, the U.S. sent aircraft carriers to the Persian Gulf. Suzanne Maloney, deputy director of the foreign policy program at Brookings Institute, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the standoff.