Menu
Home

Blair Calls Zarqawi's Death a 'Blow to Al Qaeda'

British Prime Minister Tony Blair said Thursday the death of Al Qaeda leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi was a blow to the terror network.

"Today's announcement was very good news because a blow to Al Qaeda in Iraq is a blow against Al Qaeda everywhere," Blair told Cabinet members.

Click here for complete coverage of Zarqawi's death.

The prime minister also praised U.S. and coalition troops for their work in Iraq and its new democratically elected government.