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Monday, 2 May 2011
AQAP confirm bin Laden death
A Yemeni member of militant group al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) said militant leader Osama bin Laden is dead, adding AQAP confirmed his death with its contacts in Pakistan, AFP reported May 2. The AQAP member said the news has been a catastrophe for the group, adding its members did not believe it at first until making contact with the Pakistani counterparts.