Top Al-Qaida Bombmaker Killed In Drone Strike, U.S. Officials SayPlay
U.S. officials say they're confident that al-Qaida's chief bombmaker, Ibrahim al-Asiri, is dead. His group, Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, has not released a statement acknowledging his death.
Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Seth Jones (@SethGJones), director of the Transnational Threats Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
This segment aired on August 21, 2018.