However, at the time of publishing, the details about the slain al-Qaeda chief on the agency’s website were yet to be changed to past tense.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has added a caption that says ‘deceased’ under the profile picture of Ayman al-Zawahiri on its website, after the Al-Qaeda chief was killed by the US in a drone strike in Kabul, last Saturday, as confirmed by President Joe Biden on Monday (local time).
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This is how the FBI’s profile picture of Zawahiri looked like, before his killing was confirmed:
However, it is to be noted that rest of the details on the slain 71-year-old terrorist had not been updated at the time of publishing, and talk about him in the present tense.
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