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Al Qaeda leader claims German Sept. 11 suspect has died

Al Qaeda leader claims German Sept. 11 suspect has died

A German man believed to have provided logistical support to the Hamburg-based Sept. 11 hijackers has died, according to a newly released audio message from the leader of Al Qaeda.

The announcement by Ayman Zawahri came in an Aug. 2 audio message posted online in which he says a man he identifies as Zuhair Maghribi who worked for As-Sahab, the terror network's media arm, is a "martyr."

He says Maghribi is one of several who "sacrificed their lives" but doesn't provide details on when or how they died.

Maghribi is a known alias of Said Bahaji, who authorities have said worked for As-Sahab. He's been wanted on an international arrest warrant issued by...

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