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"President Bush announced the capture of Abu Faraj al-Libbi, identified as the alleged No. 3 man in Al Qaeda's terrorist hierarchy. Bush called him a "major facilitator and chief planner for the Al Qaeda network" and said the strike was a "critical victory in the war on terror." However, on May 8, it was revealed that al-Libbi was actually an operative of little consequence. One past associate of Osama bin Laden's was amused by al-Libbi's capture, saying, "What I remember of him is, he used to make the coffee and do the photocopying.""

President Bush, May 5, 2005