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  • Another man suspected of involvement in the embassy bombings —Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan— was killed in Somalia in a 2009 U.S. raid.

    Somalia: 1998 US Embassy blasts suspect dead

  • He said he also worked with Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan, who U.S. authorities believe was behind the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.

    Suspect Says Bombings Targeted Americans

  • Another example of the kind of operations they might be involved in was a raid, carried out two weeks before the order was signed, that saw Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan, the leader of al-Qaida in Somalia, apparently killed in a raid in Somalia reportedly carried out by US Navy Seals.

    US sends more soldiers on covert missions

  • The American gunships attacked a convoy of vehicles carrying Al Qaeda militants and killed Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan, an Al Qaeda leader wanted for the bombings of two U.S. embassies in East Africa in 1998 and an Israeli-owned Kenyan hotel in 2002.

    William Bradley: Obama and Al Qaeda: New Moves Show Success May Not Depend On Afghanistan

  • In early September, a U.S. strike killed Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan, an al Qaeda agent suspected of orchestrating the 2002 bombing of a Kenyan hotel, who was hiding in Somalia at the time.

    Malou Innocent: Defining Victory to Win a War

  • From my perspective, Biddle could have grappled more with the implications that we really did manage to kill Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan in Somalia, without an onshore presence; despite his safe haven; and evidently acquiring the requisite intelligence.

    Nagl, Biddle & Stewart | ATTACKERMAN

  • Somalia's government confirms that al Qaeda operative Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan died in a U.S. air strike in southern Somalia.

    CNN Transcript Sep 15, 2009

  • Two other prominent al Shabab members, Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan and Issa Osman Issa, are also wanted for their involvement in terrorist activities.

    Somali Extremists Have al Qaeda Ties

  • Military officials say al Qaeda operative Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan may have been one of several people killed when the Special Forces helicopter opened fire on a car.

    CNN Transcript Sep 15, 2009

  • What we now know from a senior U.S. official and other U.S. government sources is Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan was the target of the U.S. attack yesterday along that remote border region between Somalia and Kenya.

    CNN Transcript Mar 4, 2008


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