Donald Trump has tweeted to say that the five most wanted leaders of ISIS have been captured.
The terrorist, who was in charge of making bank transfers into the accounts the IS maintains in different countries and one of Abu Bakr's closest confidants, was captured by Turkish authorities and handed over to Iraq.
Iraqi agents were then able to use the Telegram messaging app on his mobile phone to lure four other Islamic State commanders across the border from Syria into Iraq, where they were captured.
Those arrested included Saddam al-Jammel, a Syrian who had been the head of the ISIS territory around Deir el-Zour, and Abu Abdel al-Haq, an Iraqi who had been the head of internal security for the group.
The U.S. -led coalition supported Iraqi ground forces and Syrian fighters known as the Syrian Democratic Forces in the more than three-year war against IS. An official said of al-Baghdadi: "His movements are discreet and he never travels in a convoy".
Iraqi agents who carried out the mission to capture the leaders were joined by members of an American-led coalition fighting against the Islamic State on both sides of the Iraqi-Syrian border.
Abadi declared final victory last December over the ultra-hardline group, which overran a third of Iraq in 2014.
Islamic State militants last month restated their loyalty to Baghdadi, in what is believed to be their first public pledge of allegiance to him since his self-proclaimed caliphate in Syria and Iraq collapsed previous year.
Ben Simmons added 18 points, eight rebounds and six assists while teammate Dario Saric had 27 points and 10 rebounds. So the Sixers should have plenty of opportunities to improve in the next few offseasons.
After he took over the role from Tom Wheeler, he went on a public crusade to undo the protections keeping net neutrality in place. How will the Red Alert save net neutrality? Internet service providers oppose the effort to restore the Obama-era rules.
The Steam Link App will be followed by a Steam Video App that allows people to watch Steam multimedia content over Wifi or LTE. The apps will support the Steam Controller , MFi-certified iOS controllers, and a lot more - including mouse and keyboard.
Most importantly, while SRH storm into the playoffs, Delhi have officially been eliminated from the tournament. To SRH's agony, he was trapped plumb in front by Harshal Patel, which brought Kane Williamson at the wicket .
At least seven blasts were heard near the Shahr-e Naw police station , with gunfire happening sporadically for about an hour. An Afghan official says attacks on two police stations in the capital killed five people and wounded another 16.
Reports of the attack come amid shock over the death of a 16-year-old girl in Jharkhand's Chatra district in a similar incident. A 19-year-old living in the same neighbourhood has been arrested as police revealed there was "a chance" that she will survive.
With Patch 1.20, you'll be able to jump into the director's chair and experience God of War through the lens of your own camera . Photo Mode can be accessed either through the Options Menu or by enabling Touch Pad Quick Access through the settings.
Ronaldo appeared to sustain a knock to his ankle as he bundled home a 14th-minute equaliser for Real at the Camp Nou. Ronaldo took treatment but was able temporarily to continue and could twice have given Real the lead.
The company was forced to pay a $1.2 billion fine, fired four senior employees and hit 35 others with wage and bonus restrictions. The ban, which effectively cuts off much of ZTE's supply chain, came amid heightened tension over a possible US-China trade war .
Ant-Man is also featured in those pictures as well, which has led to some speculation about alternate universes as well. The group consisted of Doctor Strange, Black Bolt, Charles Xavier, Reed Richards, Namor the Sub-Mariner, and Iron Man .
Finally, Google Maps is gaining new social features, including the ability for multiple users to vote on where to go for dinner. Google Maps is getting several new updates at the company's Google I/O 2018 annual developer conference.
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Congo confirms Ebola cases, more suspected
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Walmart to limit opioid prescriptions to 7-day supply
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Dust storm delays six flights in Delhi
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