A report said that Aiman al-Zawahiri, head of terrorist organization al Qaeda, died in Afghanistan. However, al Qaeda has yet to confirm Al Jawahiri’s death. According to Arab news reports, al-Zawahiri is known to have died naturally.
Arab news reports that Zawahiri died of asthma in Ghazni. He last appeared in a video message on the anniversary of the 9/11 attack in the United States.
Al-Zawahiri was succeeded as al Qaeda chieftain after Osama bin Laden died in an American raid in his hideout in Abotabad, Pakistan in May 2011. Al-Zawahiri, known as a doctor, was the founder of the Egyptian Islamic Jihad. EIJ).
Hassan Hassan, director of the US-based Global Policy Center (CGP), reported that Al Jawahiri died of natural causes a month ago, but has not yet been confirmed, Wion reports.
Al-Zawahiri is on the list of “most wanted” terrorists in the United States. The U.S. government is accused of killing people outside the United States, including conspiracy to murder U.S. people.
The U.S. government has provided compensation of up to $25 million for information that directly led to Ayman Al-Zawahiri’s arrest or conviction.