Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri killed by US drone strike in Afghanistan, confirms Joe Biden

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The US has killed Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, one of the world’s most-wanted terrorists and a key architect of the September 11 attacks, in a drone strike in Afghanistan.

Joe Biden confirmed in an address to the American people on Monday night that he authorised the precise attack to “take out Al-Zawahiri once and for all”.

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