Al-Qaeda Leader Behind 1998 U.S. Embassy Bombings Killed in Somalia

Fazul Abdullah Mohammed, the head of Al-Qaeda in East Africa and the mastermind behind the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania, was killed during a shootout with Somali government forces in Mogadishu. Known as a man of many disguises, Fazul Abdullah Mohammed is believed to have had as many as 18 different identities he used to escape capture over the years. He was on the FBI's most wanted list with a $5 million bounty on his head as a result of the embassy bombings, which left...Full Story
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