Al-Qaeda Military Strategist
Ilyas Kashmiri was killed by a US drone strike in Pakistan on June 3, 2011. He had a $5 million bounty on his head. He was conisdered to be one of the most dangerous militants in Pakistan. He was apparently responsible for organizing attacks on targets in the West. The US Justice Department says he assisted David Headley in plotting to kill a Danish cartoonist. He was born in 1964. He is supposedly a former member of the elite Pakistani Special Service Group. He lost an eye and an index finger in operations in Afghanistan against the Soviets during the 80s. He directed operations against India in the Kashmir during the 90s.