Why America Dropped ‘Mother of All Bombs’ on ISIS in Afghanistan

As featured in NBC News



"Afghanistan was not really on the agenda during Donald Trump's presidential campaign, but ISIS was," explained Emily Winterbotham, a research fellow at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), a London-based think tank. "Clearly Trump has decided that ISIS — whether it is in Iraq, Syria or Afghanistan — is something he is going after," she said.