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Late Sunday night Osama Bin Laden’s son-in-law Abu al-Khayr al-Masri was killed according to a .
The Jihadi leader that married Osama Bin Laden’s daughter has been a known terrorist for 30 years.
al-Masri was killed during an US military operation with a Hellfire missile strike while traveling across Syria, with terrorist experts saying that his death is no less significant than that of Osama Bin Laden.
Hisham al-Hashimi, a Baghdad-based expert on Islamic groups, also elaborated on the importance of al-Masri to the terrorist community.
“He was the ideological leader of the group in Iraq, Syria and Yemen and the number two in the organisation overall.”
al-Masri is known to be a veteran of many horrible terrorist attacks across Egypt, Bosnia, Afghanistan and Pakistan. It is also believed that he was involved in the 1998 United States embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania, in which more than 200 people, primarily citizens died.
al-Masri was such an important figure in Al-Qaida that he has been referred to as “jihadi royalty.”
This is a huge victory for freedom across the world and it is a great day to be an American. This is why we are looked to by the world because we deliver results.
A little after a month President Trump give the United States one of the biggest victories it’s had against terrorism since the death of Osama Bin Laden himself.
This is incredible news for the country and shows that our government is working to fulfill it’s promise of stopping terrorism.
President Trump promised the American people that we would fight terrorism and this is the first step in winning the war.