CBS News

CBS News 31 Dec 2019

Trump blames Iran for U.S. embassy attack in Iraq

Description:

Iraqi protesters stormed the U.S. embassy in Baghdad and President Trump is blaming Iran. CBS News White House correspondent Ben Tracy and Behnam Ben Taleblu, a senior fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, join CBSN to break down what sparked the protests and the White House's reaction.


President Donald Trump is still blaming his predecessor, Barack Obama, for his own administration's fumbled response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Donald Trump promotes conspiracy theories about a ‘rigged' process in Iowa
Trump team lawyer Alan Derschowitz discusses Sen. Lamar Alexander's statement about why he will not be supporting witnesses, but saying he believed that Democrats did prove Trump's 'quid pro quo' with MSNBC chief legal analyst Ari Melber. He says that what the House impeached the president for were not impeachable, and that 'the issue would be very, very different' if Trump was impeached for bribery or extortion, but they "didn't have the votes" to do so. Aired on 1/31/2020.
"
Rachel Maddow reports on William Barr's confirmation that he is setting up a process for receiving information from Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani as he looks for dirt on Joe Biden in Ukraine. Aired on 2/10/2020.

Share Video:

Embed Video: