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Al Qaida's No. 2 killed in missile attack

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(CBS) - US intelligence leaders confirm that Al-Qaida's number two leader in Yemen has been killed.

Saeed al-Shihri was killed in a missile attack Monday in a southern province of Yemen. Shihri is a Saudi national who fought coalition forces in Afghanistan and spent six years at the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay.

Six others were also killed in the strike.

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