Top ISIS Leader Killed in US Raid in Syria
Former CIA Deputy Director Mike Morell reacts to the U.S. raid on an ISIS leader in Syria.
This is a rush transcript and will be updated. It may contain errors. ANNOUNCER: Now on ABC's This Week. Breaking news: a daring raid by the elite Delta Force deep inside Syria that just killed a key ISIS leader. Can his captured wife reveal crucial information? Mystery on the tracks: the FBI now
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