Trump's hostage policy

Trump's hostage policy

Pod Save the World - May 23, 2018 - 46:01

Tommy talks with NewYorker.com executive editor David Rohde about the way Trump is handling - and showcasing - hostage negotiations as President. Rohde was held hostage by the Taliban for over seven months until he escaped in 2009.

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