Al-Masri's killing comes as peace talks continue in Qatar between the Taliban and the Afghan government in a bid to end the long-running war.
Almost two decades after the attacks, September 11 remains synonymous with New York's heroism and resilience.
The country has been in a state of emergency since a suicide attack in Tunis in November 2015 that killed 12 members of the presidential guard.
The bloodiest attack in Kenya's modern history was in 1998 when Al-Qaeda bombed the US embassy in Nairobi, killing 213 people.
The Ghazni governor's spokesman, Mohammed Aref Noori, said the strikes had been carried out by US forces, but there was no immediate confirmation of his...
The Dubai government confirmed the death in a statement on Twitter and said the circumstances of the incident was being investigated.
The massive bombing that hit both the US embassy in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam killed over 224 people and 5000 injured.
Experts warn that while IS has since lost its territory and reach, Al-Qaeda has been quietly rebuilding
But President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and Prime Minister Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga have promised for months that the presidential vote will take place this...
The attack took place early Thursday in the Bay region in the center of the country, about 100 miles (160 kilometers) west of Mogadishu.
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