Somalia: Wanted Al-Qaeda masterming killed

Wanted -- Fazul Abdullah Mohammed -- Up to $5 ...

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Somali police said on Saturday that Fazul Abdullah Mohammed, one of Africa’s most wanted al-Qaida operatives, was killed in the capital of the Horn of Africa country earlier this week.

“We have confirmed he was killed by our police at a control checkpoint this week,” Halima Aden, a senior national security officer, told Reuters in Mogadishu.

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He played a key role in the 1998 embassy bombings in East Africa.

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