Pakistan military says they killed al-Qaeda leader wanted in U.S.

December 6, 2014 9:37 AM

14 0

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - The Pakistani military said on Saturday they killed a top al-Qaeda operative wanted in the United States for planning to bomb the New York subway system.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation offered a $5 million reward for the capture of Saudi national Adnan el Shukrijuma, 39, who it said was believed to be al-Qaeda's external operations chief at one time.

Read more

To category page