In today's special edition of This Week, relief workers continue to rummage through the debris of the downed Malaysia airliner in eastern Ukraine while the ground incursions in Gaza escalate. ABC's This Week host George Stephanopoulos speaks with Secretary of State John Kerry about both situations that have shook the world. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also weighs in on the conflict between Israel and Hamas in an interview with ABC's This Week host George Stephanopoulos. This and more on the This Week podcast.
In today's edition of the This Week podcast, after days of rocket fire and targeted bombings, Israeli commandos entered Gaza under the cover of darkness, but will this lead to a ground war? ABC's Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz is on the ground at the Israeli-Gaza border. From Israel and Gaza to Syria and Iraq, tensions in the Middle East are causing concern that it will have a real impact on the security of the United States and ABC's Senior Justice Correspondent Pierre Thomas talks with Attorney General Eric Holder. On the home front, the southern border crisis continues with unaccompanied children still entering the country illegally and now the president is getting heat for not visiting the border. This and more on the This Week podcast.
Texas Governor Rick Perry discussed how much of a threat the influx of undocumented immigrants poses to our national security. Israel and the United States are investigating whether Israeli police severely attacked an American teen in Jerusalem. ABC’s Martha Raddatz discussed the investigation with Israel’s ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer. And, a group in Texas is pushing for licensed owners to openly be able to carry guns anywhere. This and more on the This Week Podcast.