On September 15, 2019, a truck bomb exploded outside of the Al-Rai Hospital in Syria’s Aleppo Governorate, killing 12 civilians and injuring many more. There were no immediate claims of responsibility.
In its initial coverage of AQAP-affiliated attacks on U.S. soil, Al Jazeera downplayed any links to al-Qaeda. When covering the death of AQAP leaders, the network directed attention at authorities responsible for the strike.
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