Breaking News: Al Qaeda Leader Abu Ayyup al-Masri Killed in Iraq

Israel News report: Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said on Monday that an Iraqi intelligence team had found and killed al Qaeda’s leader in Iraq, Abu Ayyub al-Masri. Maliki said the team had also killed Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, the purported leader of al Qaeda’s local affiliate, the Islamic State of Iraq.The claims, which followed a March 7 election that produced no clear victor but which Maliki hopes will give him a second term, were not immediately confirmed by the US military, which Maliki said had conducted DNA tests on the bodies. (Reuters)

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2 Responses to Breaking News: Al Qaeda Leader Abu Ayyup al-Masri Killed in Iraq

  1. MadMike

    April 19, 2010 at 4:59 pm

    This should have gotten more exposure. It is an important story.

  2. SJ

    April 19, 2010 at 7:05 pm

    @MadMike,
    I hope they pissed on their corpses.
    -SJ