Friday, May 06, 2005
Was The Arrest Of al Liby Important?
Pakistani security forces have rounded up some two dozen suspects around the country in raids using information from the senior al Qaeda leader arrested early this week, intelligence officials said on Thursday.
Moreover, al Liby may be able to help is catch the big fish:
Officials told Reuters that Abu Faraj Farj al Liby, who U.S. counter-terrorism agents say became al Qaeda operations chief and third in command two years ago, was in a good position to disclose the whereabouts of leader Osama bin Laden and his deputy Ayman al-Zawahri.
Bill Roggio has more on our successes against the leadership of al Qaeda over at The Fourth Rail.