FRONTLINE

How to Train a Rebel Army (Secretly) in Seven Steps

Clip: Season 32 Episode 13 | 3m

Obama said he wants to step up training for rebel groups in Syria. But there's already a covert rebel training program in effect. FRONTLINE's Muhammad Ali explains how it works.

Aired: 05/28/14

Rating: NR

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