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  • Top al Qaeda leader who taunted Trump has been reportedly killed in US airstrike in Yemen

    A top al-Qaeda terror leader who previously mocked President Donald Trump has been killed in a US airstrike in Yemen according to top Pentagon sources. Qassim al-Rimi ridiculed the president in 2017 after a failed US military strike in Yemen intended to target him. "The fool of the White House got slapped at the beginning of his road in your lands," al-Rimi said on a recording after the strike. The New York Times reported that several American officials were confident that al-Rimi was...

  • White House confirms top al Qaeda leader Qassim al-Rimi killed in US airstrike

    The White House confirmed Thursday that top al Qaeda leader Qassim al-Rimi was killed in Yemen in an airstrike at the direction of President Donald Trump.What are the details?The White House issued a statement that read:At the direction of President Donald J. Trump, the United States conducted a counterterrorism operation in Yemen that successfully eliminated Qasim al-Rimi, a founder and the leader of al-Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and a deputy to al-Qa'ida leader Ayman al-Zawahiri....

  • US forces in Yemen kill top al-Qaeda leader, Qasim al-Rimi

    US forces in Yemen killed the top leader of a brutal al-Qaeda faction that claimed responsibility for last year’s deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola, the president announced Thursday. Qasim al-Rimi, the founder and leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), was killed along with his deputy, according to a statement released by

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  • US conducts strike targeting al Qaeda leader in Yemen

    The United States conducted a strike recently targeting Qassim Al-Raimi, the leader of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, the terror group's franchise based in Yemen that has repeatedly expressed interest in conducting attacks targeting the United States, a US official told CNN.