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VIDEO: President Biden confirms US drone strike killed al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri

President Joe Biden has confirmed that a U.S. drone strike in Afghanistan this weekend killed al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri, declaring “justice has been delivered.” Speaking Monday evening from the White House, Biden says, “This terrorist leader is no more.” He says U.S. intelligence officials tracked al-Zawahri to a home in downtown Kabul where he was hiding out with his family. The president approved the operation last week and it was carried out Sunday.

Read more from NPR: The U.S. has killed top al-Qaida leader and key 9/11 plotter, Ayman al-Zawahiri

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