Fazul Abdullah Mohammed

  • Young Somali soldier killed Qaida operative June 15, 2011

    Nairobi: The black Toyota SUV pulled up to the security checkpoint in Mogadishu. It was night, and 22yearold Somali soldier Abdi Hassan recalls that he ordered the driver to switch the headlights off and the interior lights on. "They are the elders," said the driver, referring to the car's occupants with...
  • Somalia: 1998 US Embassy blasts suspect killed June 12, 2011

    Nairobi: The alQaida mastermind behind the 1998 bombings of US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania was killed this week at a security checkpoint in Mogadishu by Somali forces who didn't immediately realize he was the most wanted man in East Africa, officials said on Saturday. The death of Fazul Abdullah Mohammed...