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Top al-Qaida Operative Killed

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Top al-Qaida Operative Killed

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Top al-Qaida Operative Killed

Top al-Qaida Operative Killed

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Aden Hashi Ayro, a top al-Qaida operative in Somalia was killed Thursday in a U.S. air strike. Alex Chadwick speaks with Somalia expert Ken Menkhaus about the al-Qaida presence in Somalia and what Ayro's death means to al-Qaida's operations in east Africa.