Aden Hashi Ayro




Age: Not stated


Summary: leader of the Al-Qaida-linked insurgent group Al-Shabab, the armed wing of the Somali Islamic Courts Union, who was allegedly responsible for numerous terror attacks, including the 1998 bombings of the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania that killed more than 200 people and the murder of BBC journalist Kate Peyton in 2005.



Cause of Death: Killed in a U.S. military air strike


Born: No source


Died: May 1, 2008


Location: Dhusamareb, Somalia