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The Interpreters

Season 21 Episode 3 | 56m Video has closed captioning.

The Interpreters is a poignant but tense portrayal of a very human and high-stakes side of war's aftermath, the story of how Afghan and Iraqi interpreters risked their lives aiding American troops--but then became the people we left behind.

Aired: 11/11/19

Expired: 12/11/19

Rating: TV-PG

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