Thursday, February 28, 2013

Senior Al Qaeda Leader 'Killed In Mali'

French forces in Mali have reportedly killed Abdelhamid Abu Zeid, a commander of al Qaeda's north Africa wing.

Abu Zeid was among 40 militants who died in the region of Tigargara in northern Mali three days ago, according to Algerian Ennahar TV.

A French defence ministry official declined to comment on the report.

http://news.sky.com/story/1058313/senior-al-qaeda-leader-killed-in-mali