Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

US Strike Kills Top al Qaeda Leader in Afghanistan

The U.S. military said an airstrike earlier this month in southeastern Afghanistan killed a top al-Qaida commander. "We have confirmed that Abu Khalil al-Sudani, a high-ranking al-Qaida operational commander, was killed by a U.S. airstrike in Bermal district, Paktika province, Afghanistan on July 11, 2015," Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said in a statement Friday. The statement described al-Sudani as the head of the Sunni militant group's "suicide and explosive...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter