Bombing Suspect Traveled Back To Afghanistan, Pakistan In Recent Years

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More details are coming out about Ahmad Khan Rahami, who is charged with setting off a bomb in Manhattan and setting bombs in New Jersey.

Officials say Rahami, a naturalized U.S. citizen, traveled back to his birth country, Afghanistan, in 2011 and 2013. He had financial problems in the United States as well as problems with the law.

Here & Now’s Meghna Chakrabarti talks with NPR’s Joe Shapiro about the latest investigation details.


Joe Shapiro, investigations correspondent for NPR News. He tweets @NPRJoeShapiro.

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