U.S. Kills Al Qaeda's No. 2 Leader
Nasir al-Wahishi killed in drone strike, was potential heir to Osama bin Laden.
With the White House confirmation of his death , Nasir al-Wahishi has now become the biggest al Qaeda target to fall to the U.S. since Navy SEALs killed Osama bin Laden in May 2011 – not for just who the terror leader was before his death, but what he could’ve become. Overnight al-Wahishi’s group,
Nasir al-Wahishi leads deadly AQ affiliate, potential heir to Osama bin Laden.
Al Qaeda said in a new video that that leader of the terror group's most dangerous affiliate and the man who one day may have led all of al Qaeda was killed in a U.S. strike in recent days. In the nearly 10-minute long video, uploaded overnight by al Qaeda's media wing, a member of al Qaeda in the
In a potential counter-terror one-two punch, a U.S. intelligence official said today the U.S. is “looking into claims” that the leader of a powerful al Qaeda affiliate, and a potential future leader of overall al Qaeda, was killed in an airstrike – a probe U.S. intelligence will be conducting as it
Al Qaeda's most potent affiliate, the Yemeni branch of the terror group, today strongly rejected the Islamic "caliphate" in Syria and Iraq declared by ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in an announcement that terrorism experts said is good news for the West. Harith bin Ghazi al-Nadhari, a top
U.S. believes latest terror plot is still active and there remains cause for serious concern.
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The Al Qaeda affiliate based in Yemen has launched a new English-language web site that features statements from Osama Bin Laden, Ayman Zawahiri and Anwar Awlaki, the radical American-born imam linked to numerous U.S. terror plots, and gives instructions on how to make a homemade bomb. "Inspire"