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The downside: US strike shows Afghanistan still terror base

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

The Biden administration is holding out the CIA operation that killed al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri as a monumental strike against the global terror network responsible for the Sept. 11 attacks of 2001. But there's a downside, too.
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Drone strike kills Al Qaeda terrorist leader Ayman al-Zawahiri

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A US drone strike killed Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri on July 31.
Al-Zawahiri was Osama bin Laden's top lieutenant and the FBI's most-wanted terrorist.
He was killed in downtown Kabul after being tracked down by the Biden administration.
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri - the FBI's most-wanted terrorist and Osama bin Laden's top lieutenant - was killed in a US air strike July 31. Read the original article on Business Insider
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Taliban under scrutiny as US kills al-Qaida leader in Kabul

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

The U.S. drone strike that killed al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri on the balcony of a Kabul safe house intensified global scrutiny Tuesday of Afghanistan's Taliban rulers and further undermined their efforts to secure international recognition and desperately needed aid.
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