US airstrike kills a top Al Qaeda-linked terrorist leader

U.S. forces carried out an airstrike in Syria on Monday that killed a senior leader of Hurras al-Din, a terrorist organization affiliated with the Al Qaeda terrorist network. In a statement provided to American Military News, the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) said U.S. forces conducted a ‘kinetic strike’ in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib, against Hurras al-Din senior leader Abu Hamzah al Yemeni. CENTCOM did not provide specific details about the kinetic strike, but said al Yemeni was traveling on a motorcycle by himself at the time of the strike and an initial review of the strike indicated no