- An unconfirmed report from the Iraqi Defense Ministry spokesman said al Masri has been captured in the northern city and is in Iraqi Army custody. The US military has not confirmed al Masri’s capture.
Thursday, May 8, 2008
Al Qaeda in Iraq leader possibly captured
From Bill Roggio over at The Long War Journal is a breaking news story - Abu Ayyub al Masri, al Qaeda in Iraq’s leader, reported captured in Mosul.