Perhaps the most important thing about the killing of al Qaeda chief Ayman al Zawahri is not that we got him. It’s that we found him living in a luxury home in Kabul.
It’s like killing an ant. That’s fine, but it’s a sure sign there’s a whole nest somewhere close.
President Biden’s hasty retreat from Afghanistan has created a new security problem of the type that killed thousands of Americans 20 years ago.
The Taliban has welcomed al Qaeda back to its former home, from which it struck America. Al Zawarhi will be easily replaced. We’ve killed one guy.