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After the death of al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, who was killed by a US missile attack, the name of his successor has already been discussed in the organization.

According to people familiar with the activities and organization of al-Qaeda, the most likely name is that of 60-year-old Saif al-Adel, a former soldier in the army of Egypt.

His real name is believed to be Mohammed Salah al-Din Zaidan and is nicknamed "The Sword of Justice".

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has been killed

According to Foundation for Defense of Democracies expert Bill Roggio, it is Saif al-Adel who is the next leader of the terrorist organization.

On the FBI's list, he is among the most wanted persons, and a reward of 10 million dollars has been set for his capture.

He is wanted for murder and destruction of buildings owned by the United States, as well as the destruction of US national security services.

According to

"Daily Mail"

information, al-Adel is not a new face, on the contrary – he is one of the people who founded al-Qaeda in the late 1980s.

At that time, he joined the terrorist group Maktab al-Khidamat, where he met Osama bin Laden and I Zawahiri.

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