Adnan Shukrijumah

FBI sources told CBS 2 on Aug. 6, 2010, that Adnan el Shukrijumah, a former Brooklyn resident, is the new head of global operations for al Qaeda. Consider him Osama bin Laden's right-hand man. (TARIQ MAHMOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Al Qaeda Militant Indicted In NYC Subway Bomb Plot Killed In Pakistan

Military officials said Pakistani soldiers killed Adnan Shukrijumah along with two other suspected militants in Pakistan’s South Waziristan tribal area early Saturday morning.

12/06/2014

Adnan el Shukrijumah (file)

FBI Sources: New Al Qaeda Global Commander Lived In Brooklyn

Chilling details were released Friday about the new world-wide boss of al Qaeda’s terror attacks. Sources tell CBS 2 he lived in Brooklyn and other parts of the country for 15 years and has an intimate understanding of America’s vulnerabilities.

CBS 2–08/06/2010