Daniel L Byman
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"But Zawahri is a divisive figure. He's someone who doesn't have the loyalty that [Osama] bin Laden inspired, does not have bin Laden's charisma. So, there may be individuals within the organization, and certainly there are individuals within the broader movement, that question whether he is the one to take bin Laden's place."
Daniel Byman, professor of security studies, on al-Qaida's new leadership.Al-Zawahiri Takes Lead of al-Qaida, Vowing 'Blood for Blood' for Bin Laden Death June 16, 2011, PBS NewsHour
- Al-Qaida After Osama May 2, 2011, Slate