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Killing of al-Rimi is a blow to al-Qaeda: analyst

The US killing of the leader of Al-Qaeda on the Arabian Peninsula in war-torn Yemen raises questions about the jihadist group’s operations and its future. President Donald Trump said the United States “conducted a counterterrorism operation” that eliminated Qassim al-Rimi, according to a White House statement released last Thursday. But what does this mean for […]