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Pakistan claims Atwah killed

Counterterrorism strike

Event Details
Primary OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Other OrganizationEast Africa Embassy Bombers
Acting AgencyPakistani military
LocationNaghar Kalai, North Waziristan, Pakistan
Time April 12, 2006
KilledMushin Musa Matwalli Atwah (Primary Target) 1
Narrative and Notes
ReliablePakistan claimed to have killed Atwah in a raid on a village near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. The U.S. government has confirmed his death in October 2006.1
1'Pakistan Says Suspect In Kenya Blast Killed.' Reuters: April 14, 2006.
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