US kills Al Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahiri in air strike in Afghanistan
Leader of Al Qaeda Ayman al-Zawahiri took his last breath in Afghanistan on Saturday, after the United States carried out an air strike under the direction of President Biden.
Biden revealed the news on Monday in a speech from the White House. According to the president, al-Zawahiri played a key role in planning the attacks on New York’s World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Biden called al-Zawahiri the “mastermind” ” behind the various attacks against the US.
He was deeply involved in the 9/11 scheme, one of the people most responsible for the attacks that killed 2,977 people on American soil. For decades, he was the mastermind of attacks against Americans. I have allowed a precision attack that can remove him from the battlefield once and for all. “
In a series of tweets, Taliban spokesman Zabiullad said of the strike:
An air strike was carried out on a residential house in the Sherpur area of Kabul on July 31. The nature of the incident was not clear at first but initial findings determined that the attack carried out by an American drone. “
Zawahiri is said to have joined forces with Osama bin Laden after serving three years in prison for his involvement in the assassination of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat in 1981. Both were committed to killing Americans, claimed in a document. whether they ever sign, specify,
The sentence for killing and against Americans and their allies, whether civilians or military, is the duty of every Muslim.”
Zawahiri and Bin Laden have carried out numerous attacks against US facilities, including suicide bombings on US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. Soon after, an attack on the USS Cole in Yemen in which suicide bombers killed 17 American soldiers.
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