Targeting Yemen

January 22, 2019 / 22m

Season 2019: Episode 6

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Correspondent Safa Al Ahmad reports from inside Yemen, investigating the escalation of the U.S. fight against Al Qaeda and its impact on civilians. She travels to the front lines, visiting the sites of Special Forces raids and a deadly drone strike to shed light on how the U.S. counterterrorism strategy is playing out on the ground. Also in this two-part hour, a joint FRONTLINE and NPR investigation on black lung disease.