Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan (Arabic: صالح علي صالح نبهان ) (April 4, 1979, Mombasa, Kenya – September 14, 2009, near Baraawe, Somalia) was the leader of al-Qaeda in Somalia. He was listed on the FBI's third major "wanted" list, the FBI Seeking Information - War on Terrorism list, for his association with multiple attacks in Kenya in 2002, as well as his possible involvement in the 1998 United States embassy bombings, in which over 250 people lost their lives.
In September 2009, he was killed in a raid undertaken by United States Navy SEALs.
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