PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: U.S. boosts military presence near Iran

Clip: 05/10/2019 | 4m 19s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Friday, the U.S. military confirmed that B-52 bombers have arrived in Qatar, and an aircraft carrier is nearing the Persian Gulf, after tensions with Iran escalated this week. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan warned Iran not to attack Americans or their interests. Meanwhile, the House approved a $19 billion disaster relief bill over the objections of President Trump.

Aired: 05/10/19

Rating: NR

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