Limit search to items available for checkout
Title Obama at War / Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.).
Imprint [Place of publication not identified] : Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), [2015]
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, 2016.


 Internet  Streaming Video    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (1 video file (56 min., 7 sec.)) : color and sound
Note Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.).
Originally released by Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) in 2015.
Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, May 2, 2016).
Available only to authorized UTEP users.
11 & up.
Subject Obama, Barack.
Obama, Barack.
Civil War (Syria : 2011- )
Syria -- History -- Civil War, 2011-
Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East.
Middle East.
United States.
Genre History.
Internet videos.
Internet videos.
Contents Syria's Secular Uprising (3:01) -- Brutality of President Assad's Regime (3:18) -- Safe Havens in Syria (3:05) -- Extremist Join the Rebels (2:44) -- Patraeus' Proposal (2:30) -- Protecting the Powerless (3:10) -- Slippery Slope of Assistance (2:52) -- Use of Chemical Weapons (4:25) -- Obama's Dilemma (3:23) -- Seeking Political Support (3:01) -- Diplomatic Solution (2:51) -- Syrian Reaction (2:04) -- Fall of Mosul (3:19) -- American Air Strike (4:22) -- War in Syria Continues (3:55) -- Difficult Choices (2:37) -- Credits: Obama at War (2:38).
Summary Inside the Obama administration's struggle to deal with ISIS and the deadly civil war in Syria. With interviews from key military and diplomatic leaders, Obama at War examines the hard choices facing the president as he tries to defeat the Islamic State without dragging America into a prolonged regional conflict.
Other Author Films Media Group, film distributor.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)