August 18, 2018 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode
On this edition for Saturday, Aug. 18, the world mourns the death of former United Nations secretary-general Kofi Annan, and tensions rise between the Turkey and the United States as the Turkish economy continues to fall. Also, an unfiltered look at the life of champion surfer Andy Irons. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
The struggles and triumphs of champion surfer Andy Irons
Turkish lira in freefall as U.S.-Turkey tensions escalate
Kofi Annan’s long legacy as an arbiter for reform at the UN