Washington Week

From the Vault: President Obama Meets Pope Francis

Clip: Season 2017 | 3m 25s

In light of President Trump's meeting with Pope Francis Wednesday, we take a look back at President Obama’s first meeting with the pope in 2014. On the discussion table then, was the issue of abortion and the dictatorship of Bashar al-Assad in Syria. Our panel discussed the leaders' political differences and possibilities for diplomacy.

Aired: 05/24/17

Rating: NR

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