Over the weekend, US Special Forces conducted a successful counterterrorism operation against the al-Qaeda militant organization. (banned in the Russian Federation) in Afghanistan, there are no casualties among civilians. This was announced on Monday by a senior White House official, according to the press pool of the American president.
“Over the weekend, the United States conducted a counter-terrorist operation in Afghanistan directed against an important target associated with al-Qaeda” ;. The operation was successful, there were no civilian casualties,” a senior official in the US presidential administration said. According to the press service of the White House, American leader Joe Biden intends to make an appeal regarding the conduct of this special operation.
Fox News, citing two intelligence sources, reports that during the operation with the help of a CIA drone al-Qaeda leader killed Ayman Al-Zawahiri .