Photo: US Confirms Death Of Al-Qaeda Founder, Leader Killed In Yemen
June 17, 2015 – Picture: US Confirms Death Of Al-Qaeda Founder, Leader Killed In Yemen By Drone Attack
US intelligence has confirmed the death of Nasir al-Wuhayshi, the founder of Al-Qaeda terrorist group in the Arab world.
According to a statement released by the White House yesterday, the deceased was the force behind the deaths of many innocent Yemenis and westerners.
National Security Council spokesman, Ned Price made this known in Washington.
“His death strikes a major blow to AQAP, al-Qaeda’s most dangerous affiliate, and to al-Qaeda more broadly,”“However, through the concerted efforts of our counter terrorism professionals, we were able to thwart many of his attack plans”.