Iraqi Military Claims Third al-Qaeda Leader Killed In Military Operation

April 20, 2010

Iraq (ChattahBox) – Two days after officials announced that joint Iraqi-American forces rocketed the house of hiding militant leaders Abu Ayyub al-Masri and Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, a third al-Qaeda leader has been killed.

Ahmed al-Obeidi, who was also known by the name Abu Suhaib, was killed during a military operation in Ninevah, a northern province of Iraq.

He is known as the leader of operations in the terrorist organization in Ninevah, Kirkuk, and Salahuddin.



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