Abu Laith al-Libi

 

Age: 41

 

Summary: senior leader and field commander of the Islamic terror group Al-Qaeda considered responsible for the group's military operations in Afghanistan who was believed to have been behind the suicide bombing that killed 23 people outside the Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan in February 2007 when Vice President Dick Cheney was visiting inside.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in a missile strike

 

Born: 1967

 

Died: January 29, 2008

 

Location: North Waziristan, Pakistan