Part 1: The story behind Yemen bomb plot: One of the world's top experts on Yemen, Ali Soufan, tells Christiane Amanpour about the al Qaeda bomb plot.
Part 2: U.S. tribunals at Guantanamo Christiane asks the lead prosecutor at Guantanamo about the criticism of U.S. tribunals, with comments from Ali Soufan
An al Qaeda plot, hatched in Yemen, to blow up a commercial aircraft over United States air space was exposed by the CIA, but many questions remain unanswered. Ali Soufan, former FBI counter terrorist agent and leading expert on al Qaeda in Yemen, appeared exclusively on Amanpour Tuesday. His unique insights help provide the story behind the story...
Ali Soufan, CEO of The Soufan Group discusses the foiled underwear bomb plot in Yemen as it serves as a stark reminder of al Qaeda of the Arabian Peninsula, or AQAP's, primary mission - bring down an American plane...
Fahd al-Quso, a senior Al Qaeda militant linked to the October 2000 bombing of the USS Cole, a Navy destroyer harbored in the port of Aden, was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Yemen yesterday, according to authorities there ... less well-known in Al-Quso's saga is that he was also at the center of a debate about whether American intelligence agencies could have prevented 9/11. Former FBI interrogator Ali Soufan told FRONTLINE last year that his interrogation of al-Quso after the USS Cole attack brought him close to uncovering the 9/11 plot...