Excellent news! ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead. He blew himself up with a suicide vest after being cornered by US forces. So looks like he will be Resting In Pieces.
Via USA Today.
President Donald Trump said Sunday that terrorist leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, perhaps the world’s most wanted man, was killed during a special operations raid over the weekend.
“Last night the United States brought the world’s No. 1 terrorist leader to justice,” Trump said at the White House in an early morning televised address to the nation.
Al-Baghdadi led the extremist organization known as the Islamic State, also known as ISIS. Trump said he died after running into a dead-end tunnel while being chased by United States Special Operations commandos in Northwest Syria. Al-Baghdadi detonated an explosive vest that killed him as well as three of his children, Trump said….
No U.S. personnel were killed in the raid, Trump said….