The dying of Quraishi, forty five, was an additional crushing blow to the violent team soon after they dropped longtime chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a very similar raid in 2019.
ISIS verified on Thursday the dying of its chief Abu Ibrahim Al-hashemi Al-Quraishi and its spokesperson Abu Hamza Al-Quraishi, and declared Abu Al-Hassan Al-hashemi Al-Quraishi as its new main.
Quraishi, a spiritual scholar and soldier in previous Iraqi chief Saddam Hussein’s military who led IS from the shadows for a small about two several years, died in a U.S. particular forces raid in northern Syria in February when he detonated a bomb that killed him and loved ones customers, the U.S. administration claimed.
The dying of Quraishi, forty five, was an additional crushing blow to IS two several years soon after the violent Sunni Muslim team dropped longtime chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a very similar raid in 2019.
The team did not deny or verify the U.S. narrative and the new IS spokesman, Abu Umar al Muhajir, claimed in a recorded speech on Thursday that Quraishi’s final fight was at Ghuwayran jail in the northeastern Syrian metropolis of Hasaka.
At the very least two hundred jail inmates and militants as effectively as thirty protection forces died in an Islamic Point out assault on the jail in January in a bid to free of charge their customers, officers have claimed.