al-Qaeda Second-in-Command Believed to be Dead

Pakistan — On Saturday (8/27) multiple outlets reported a U.S. official has said al-Qaeda's second-in-command, Atiyah abd al-Rahman, was killed in a recent U.S. drone strike in Pakistan near the Afghan border.
However, as of Monday there is no official word yet from either the U.S. or Pakistani governments to confirm al-Rahman's fate.