August 01, 2022

Senator Gillibrand, Chair Of The Senate Armed Services Subcommittee On Personnel And Member Of The Senate Select Committee On Intelligence, Issues Statement On U.S. Operation That Killed al-Qaida Leader

Following the announcement of a U.S. operation that killed al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, chair of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel and member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement: 

“Ayman al-Zawahiri was one of the key plotters of 9/11. Thanks to President Biden, our intelligence community, and our military, we are one step closer to justice for those we lost during the 9/11 attacks, for their loved ones, and for the first responders who risked everything to protect innocent lives.”