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Carsten Wiethoff
06-01-2010, 08:48 AM
Mustafa Abu Al-Yazid (ref. (http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/world/specials/terror/yazid.html)), also known as Shaikh Saiid al-Masri (ref. (http://www.globalsecurity.org/security/profiles/shaikh_saiid_al-masri.htm)), number three in Al-Qaeda and reported to be the Financial Chief (also in the 9/11 comission report) is said to have been killed in a predator drone attack together with several members of his family and other civilians.
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/37440747

Robert Dolen
06-05-2010, 12:33 AM
Oh...the last time he died was in 2008:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/aug/13/alqaida.pakistan

The same merry-go-around has been reported with Abu Omar al-Baghdadi:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/19/AR2010041901693.html

He died in 2009 too:

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/iraq/article6155579.ece

And in 2007 he was declared a fictional character to begin with:

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/18/world/africa/18iht-iraq.4.6718200.html?_r=2

:dancing:

Magda Hassan
06-05-2010, 01:06 AM
:shakehands:
Exactly. But he had to die, again, to remind people that it is the War of Terror that is the most important thing and not those inconvenient human rights activists in the Mediterranean.