Eight-year-old Mujahid remembers the U.S. ground raid on his tiny village in Yemen. It damaged his back and his hearing. When a villager asks him what happened to him, he replies, “America.” https://to.pbs.org/2DWtA4K
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.