06 Oct '13, 4am

NABBED: US captures Al Qaeda leader wanted in 1998 embassy bombings -> - #OpSLAM #Military #GOP HO…

NABBED: US captures Al Qaeda leader wanted in 1998 embassy bombings -> - #OpSLAM #Military #GOP HO…

Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday that a pair of raids conducted in Africa by U.S. special forces signaled the ongoing determination of the United States to bring terrorists to justice and sent the message that "members of Al Qaeda and other terrorist organizations literally can run but they can't hide." The Pentagon confirmed Saturday night that U.S. special forces had captured alive Abu Anas Al Liby in Tripoli, Libya. Liby, also known as Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, was wanted in connection with the 1998 bombings of the American embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. "On October 5, the Department of Defense, acting under military authorities, conducted an operation to apprehend longtime Al Qaeda member Abu Anas al Libi in Libya," Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said in a statement. "He is currently lawfully detained under the law of war in a secure location outsi...

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edition.cnn.com 06 Oct '13, 5am

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armytimes.com 06 Oct '13, 1pm

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SEAL Raid Targets Somali Militant Leader

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