Al Qaeda leader confirms death of No 2 al-Libi

Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahri described his late lieutenant Abu Yahya al-Libi as a "lion of jihad and knowledge”.

`Dead` al Qaeda’s No 2 backs rebels in Syria

A militant website has published a video message from Abu Yahya al-Libi, whom US had reported as killed in a drone strike in Pakistan last week.

After al Qaeda No 2, `Dr Death` on US target

Ayman al-Zawahiri, considered the "operational brains" behind the 9/11 atrocities, is thought to be in Pakistan.

US drones inhumane, says brother of slain al-Libi

A US drone strike killed Libyan-born al Qaeda operative Abu Yahya al-Libi in Pakistan on Tuesday.

Death of al Qaeda No 2 may cause popcorn violence

The killing of ``al Qaeda No 2``Abu Yahya al Libi is likely to result in a continuation of the decentralisation.

US lawmakers laud Panetta`s remarks on Pakistan

US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta had said that the US was fighting a war in the federally administered tribal areas of Pakistan.

Al-Libi was last ‘capable pillar’ of al Qaeda

Al Qaeda leader Abu Yahya al-Libi has been killed in a US drone strike in Pakistan.

Al Qaeda No 2 leader is dead: White House

Abu Yahya al-Libi, considered the most-prominent figure in al Qaeda after Ayman al-Zawahiri, carried a reward of $1 million on his head.

Suspect arrested in Pakistan not Gadahn: Officials

Pakistani security agents denied on Monday that an American al Qaeda spokesman wanted in the United States for treason had been arrested, saying there had been confusion over the identity of a detained suspect.