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Obama defends deal with Taliban to free US soldier

Obama defends deal with Taliban to free US soldier

President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended a prisoner swap with the Taliban to free an American soldier, saying his 'sacred' trust as commander-in-chief outweighed claims he broke the law and set a dangerous precedent. Duration: 00:43

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Obama defends deal with Taliban to free US soldier

President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended a prisoner swap with the Taliban to free an American soldier, saying his 'sacred' trust as commander-in-chief outweighed claims he broke the law and set a dangerous precedent. Duration: 00:43