Baghdadi not 'religious scholar,' Iftaa tells Washington Post

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 - 10:16 GMT

Dar al Iftaa strongly criticized the Washington Post newspaper for describing dead Daesh leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi as “austere religious scholar".

US special operations forces captured 'two adult males' in al-Baghdadi raid: Pentagon

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 10:29 GMT

Mark Milley revealed in a Pentagon press conference that two men were "taken off the objective alive," saying, "They're in (U.S.) custody."

Syrian sources: 10 bodies found in Idlib after targeting Baghdadi

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 12:04 GMT

Three of the bodies belonged to women.

Iraq was informed of IS leader Baghdadi's death - security sources

Sun, 27 Oct 2019 - 07:44 GMT

Iraq was informed by sources in Syria that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been killed, two Iraqi security sources told Reuters on Sunday.

Daesh leader Baghdadi appears for 1st time in 5 years

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 - 09:34 GMT

Daesh leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi has appeared in a video for the first time in five years, indicating that he has survived the territorial defeat of the caliphate he proclaimed.

Iraqi court sentences IS leader Baghdadi’s sister to death

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 10:54 GMT

An Iraqi court has sentenced the sister of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the top leader of the Islamic State terrorist (IS) group to death over terror-related charges, reported Associated Press Thursday.

‘Sinai State’ dream collapses with death of Baghdadi

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 05:10 GMT

“We announce to you the expansion of the Islamic State to new countries, to the countries of the Haramayn (Saudi Arabia), Yemen, Egypt, Libya, Algeria.

Breaking: IS confirms Baghdadi is killed

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 08:50 GMT

The Islamic State (IS) terrorist group has announced that it leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed.

Baghdadi 'The Ghost': world jihad's low-profile boss

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 09:10 GMT

Discreet in his youth and invisible as the world's most wanted man Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi .

Iraqis prepare to celebrate Mosul victory

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 03:07 GMT

Iraqis prepared on Sunday to celebrate an expected victory over Islamic State in Mosul

Russia's military says may have killed IS leader Baghdadi

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 - 08:33 GMT

Russia said on Friday it was checking information that a Russian air strike near Raqqa may have killed Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in late May.