Pentagon confirms ISIS leader killed in Air Strike on August 30

By REUTERS
September 13, 2016 00:49

The Pentagon confirmed on Monday that Islamic State leader Abu Muhammad al-Adnani was killed in a US air strike on Aug. 30 in Syria.

The United States had said on Aug. 30 that Adnani had been targeted in a strike, but it stopped short of confirming his death. Russia's Defense Ministry said on Aug. 31 that a Russian air strike had killed Adnani.


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