Trump confirms the dead of al-Qaeda leader Qassim al-Rimi killed in U.S. military operation in Yemen
US president, Donald Trump has disclosed that al-Qaeda leader Qassim al-Rimi, the jihadist leader has been killed by us military in a counter-terrorism operation in Yemen, and even though he didn’t elaborate on when the killing was carried out.
The late jihadist leader claimed responsibility for the deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida where three American sailors were killed by a Saudi Aviation trainee.
Al-Rimi claim in an 18-minute video posted on Twitter that his group was responsible for the December 6 shooting at the base.
I’m against evil, and America as a whole has turned into a nation of evil.’ al-Rimi said in the video
‘I hate you because every day you (are) supporting, funding and committing crimes not only against Muslims but also humanity.’
A $10 million reward for any information leading to al-Rimi’s capture was offered last month by the State Department after al-Rimi’s al-Qaeda accepted responsibility for the attack.
According to Trump,”U.S and its allies are safer as a result of al-Rimi’s death.
“We will continue to protect the American people by tracking down and eliminating terrorists who seek to do us harm,’