Abu Yasir al-Saudi

 

Age: Not stated

 

Summary: leader of the most wanted terror network al-Qaida who was allegedly responsible for conducting numerous attacks against Iraqi and U.S. forces, including the January 28 roadside bomb and gunfire attack that killed five American soldiers outside a mosque, the deadliest on U.S. forces since six soldiers perished on January 9 in a booby-trapped house north of Baghdad.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in a guided missile strike

 

Born: No source

 

Died: March 2, 2008

 

Location: Mosul, Iraq