U.S. Officials: Al-Qaida Leadership Cadre ‘Decimated’ : NPR




“Morning Edition, February 3, 2009 · CIA-directed airstrikes against al-Qaida leaders and facilities in Pakistan over the past six to nine months have been so successful, according to senior U.S. officials, that it is now possible to foresee a “complete al-Qaida defeat” in the mountainous region along the border with Afghanistan.”

via U.S. Officials: Al-Qaida Leadership Cadre ‘Decimated’ : NPR.

I think there’s only one sentiment here: Great! and More of it!

Now, if we can only start turning this against Hamas and Hezbollah…

About Charlie Gleek

Ph.D. student in Comparative Studies and graduate instructor in the Department of English at Florida Atlantic University. My work takes place around intersections of postcolonial literature, quantitative literary analysis, and digital humanities.

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