Interview with Richard Clarke 'Capturing Bin Laden Was Not One of Their Big Priorities'

In an interview, former White House counterterrorism chief Richard Clarke discusses Washington's effort, long unsuccessful, to track bin Laden, missteps made by the Clinton and Bush administrations in the search and how the CIA and Air Force resisted deploying drone aircraft in the war on terror.
A US Predator unmanned drone aircraft: The CIA and Air Force "were just avoiding what they thought would be a potentially controversial weapon."

A US Predator unmanned drone aircraft: The CIA and Air Force "were just avoiding what they thought would be a potentially controversial weapon."

Foto: HO/ REUTERS
Interview conducted by Marc Hujer