Al-Qaeda leader killed in 2015 US operation a Bangladeshi


New information has surfaced that a leader of militant organization Al-Qaeda who was killed during a US operation in Kandahar of Afghanistan in 2015, is of Bangladeshi origin.

Al-Qaeda, on early Tuesday, posted a photo of the leader named Abu Ibrahim alias Saiful Islam Hasan and claimed that he was killed fighting for the militant group in Afghanistan.

The photo was published by a senior member of the militant group on al-Qaeda’s Bangla platform Dawahilallah.

The senior Al-Qaeda member has been reported to be Abul Fida (organisational name).