Al Qaeda loses another key leader in Syria
The attrition of al Qaeda leaders is growing and in Syria they maybe harder to replace. It is not like someone in Pakistan or Afghanistan can get on a plane and step into the fight. A few days ago another al Qaeda leader in Syria was killed by a US drone strike.
Al-Qaeda leader in Syria is killed after being shot in the head during Aleppo gun battle with Assad forces in a 'devastating blow' to terror group
- Senior commander of al-Nusra killed fighting south of the city of Aleppo
- Images of his lifeless body, containing a bloody head wound, shared online
- Death is considered a serious blow to organisation's operations
- Abu Sulaiman al-Masri had previously fought in Gaza and had been sentenced to death in his native Egypt
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