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Al Qaeda in Yemen

Clip: Season 30 Episode 16 | 28m 28s

In "Al Qaeda in Yemen," award-winning reporter Ghaith Abdul-Ahad travels deep into Yemen's radical heartland to investigate how Al Qaeda and affiliated militants have seized control of parts of southern Yemen — and are winning some popular support.

Aired: 05/28/12

Rating: NR

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