Saeed Al Shihri

  • Yemen: Al Qaeda's No 2 succumbs to wounds January 25, 2013

    Sanaa: Al Qaida's No 2 in Yemen died of wounds sustained in a US drone attack in 2012 in southern Yemen, the country's official news agency and a security official said on Thursday. Saeed al-Shihri, a Saudi national who fought in Afghanistan and spent six years in the US military...
  • Al Qaeda's No 2 in Yemen killed in airstrike September 11, 2012

    Sanaa: An airstrike killed al Qaeda's number 2 leader in Yemen along with five others traveling with him in one car on Tuesday, senior Yemeni Defense Ministry officials reported. If confirmed, Saeed al-Shihri's death would be a major blow to the militant group. They said the attack killed al-Shihri, a Saudi...
  • Al Qaeda's No 2 in Yemen killed in airstrike September 11, 2012

    Sanaa: An airstrike killed al Qaeda's No 2 leader in Yemen along with six others traveling with him in one car on Monday, US and Yemeni officials said, a major breakthrough for US-backed efforts to cripple the group in the impoverished Arab nation. Saeed al-Shihri, a Saudi national who fought in...