Biden to speak on operation against al-Qaida in Afghanistan WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden was set to address the nation Monday following what the White House says was a “successful” counterterrorism operation on an al-Qaida target in Afghanistan over the weekend.
U.S. kills al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri in drone strike
President Joe Biden plans to give a speech about “a successful counterterrorism mission” at 7:30 p.m.
US kills al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in drone strike in Afghanistan
The United States killed al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in a drone strike, according to multiple sources familiar with the matter.
AP source: US operation killed al-Qaida leader al-Zawahri
WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. airstrike has killed al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri in Afghanistan, according to a person familiar with the matter. Current and former officials began hearing Sunday afternoon that al-Zawahri had been killed in a drone strike,
Al Qaeda leader who took over from Osama Bin Laden 'killed in US drone strike'
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, who succeeded Osama Bin Laden, is understood to have been killed in a strike in Afghanistan
Biden to speak on 'successful counter-terrorism operation' on Monday evening
U.S. President Joe Biden will deliver remarks on Monday evening on what the White House described as a "successful counter-terrorism operation".
Al Qaeda leader Zawahiri killed in CIA drone strike, U.S. officials say
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has been killed in a CIA drone strike in Afghanistan, U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday, the biggest blow to the militant group since its founder Osama bin Laden was killed in 2011.