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Pentagon: U.S. Drone Strike in Syria Kills al-Qaeda Leader

HeadlineNov 03, 2016

The Pentagon says a U.S. drone strike killed an al-Qaeda leader in Syria last month. Navy Captain Jeff Davis says the strike on October 17 killed Haydar Kirkan, who allegedly had ties to Osama bin Laden.

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