Airstrikes averted

June 21, 2019

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US President Donald Trump is shown sitting and looking to his left with Mike Pompeo standing behind him to his left.

US President Donald Trump speaks as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stands by in the Oval Office, June 20, 2019.

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What happens next after President Donald Trump's last-minute decision to call off a US military airstrike on Iran. Also, Istanbul prepares for a do-over of mayoral elections at the insistence of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, whose party lost the vote earlier this spring. And, North Korean state TV has been airing an animated show that features a group of cute bunnies defeating an invading wolf. The World's Patrick Winn ponders what country the wolf could possibly be a proxy for.

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