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Al-Zarqawi photo on CNN
As news sites around the Web rushed to report on the death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the long-sought leader of al-Qaida in Iraq, this image from a Pentagon briefing was among the most widespread.
Pentagon briefing on Fox News
Zarqawi's death in a U.S. air strike occurred Wednesday in Iraq, but few details on the military action emerged until Thursday morning.