Warren Weinstein, American Killed In U.S. Operation, Was Veteran Aid Worker

April 23, 2015 3:44 PM

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This image made from video released to reporters in Pakistan in 2013, shows Warren Weinstein, the U.S. aid worker who was kidnapped in Pakistan by al-Qaida in 2011. The White House says Weinstein and Giovanni Lo Porto, an Italian held by the organization since 2012, were inadvertently killed during U.S. counterterrorism operations in a border region of Afghanistan and Pakistan in January.

Warren Weinstein, the American al-Qaida hostage killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in January, was a veteran aid worker who spent much of his life in some of the world's toughest places. It was in one such place, Pakistan, that Weinstein was kidnapped in 2011 just days before he was schedul...

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