Richard Clarke: Obama administration ‘ahead of the curve’ in Yemen

By David Edwards
Monday, December 28, 2009 8:27 EDT
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Reports say a man who attempted to bomb a flight bound for Detroit was trained in Yemen but a former terrorism czar tells ABC News that the CIA is doing a good job detecting terrorist cells in that country. “The untold story here is, the Obama administration is ahead of the curve. The Obama administration has been in Yemen, top CIA officials for over nine months now, trying to find the al Qaeda cells and they’ve done a good job of finding them and attacking them,” Richard Clarke told Dan Harris.

This video is from ABC’s Good Morning America, broadcast Dec. 28, 2009.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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