Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi

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Erdogan: We captured ISIS leader's wife

Erdogan: We captured ISIS leader's wife

Turkish President says his country captured a wife of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in 2018 but "we didn't make a fuss".Elad Benari, 07/11/2019 05:59
Turkey captures sister of eliminated ISIS leader

Turkey captures sister of eliminated ISIS leader

Turkey captures sister of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in northern Syria.Elad Benari, 05/11/2019 01:59
Trump's Mideast shakeup led to takeout of Al-Baghdadi

Trump's Mideast shakeup led to takeout of Al-Baghdadi

This was a week when America should have cheered and applauded the President, not proceed with a doom and gloom impeachment process.Joseph Frager, MD, 03/11/2019 08:37
Watch: US forces raid ISIS leader's hideout

Watch: US forces raid ISIS leader's hideout

Pentagon publishes footage from the operation to eliminate ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.Elad Benari, 30/10/2019 23:14
Abu Bakr's death: America can be proud, Europe ashamed

Abu Bakr's death: America can be proud, Europe ashamed

Once again, the Americans whom the Europeans look down upon as mere country bumpkins, have done the job. Giulio Meotti, 30/10/2019 17:44
What will happen to ISIS following Al-Baghdadi's death?

What will happen to ISIS following Al-Baghdadi's death?

Reaction from former CIA director James Woolsey and retired Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin., 29/10/2019 19:45
Trump: ISIS replacement leader also killed

Trump: ISIS replacement leader also killed

US President says man who would have replaced al-Baghdadi as ISIS' leader has been killed.Gary Willig, 29/10/2019 16:04
Parents of slain journalist thank Trump

Parents of slain journalist thank Trump

The parents of Jewish journalist Steven Sotloff, who was beheaded by ISIS, say they are glad the group's leader was eliminated.Elad Benari, 29/10/2019 06:04
Military dog who helped take down ISIS leader revealed

Military dog who helped take down ISIS leader revealed

Trump declassifies photo of dog who was wounded during operation that resulted in the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.Ben Ariel, 29/10/2019 01:35
A birthday present from President Trump

A birthday present from President Trump

I enjoyed a quiet birthday on the Sabbath, but little did I know what a present Donald Trump had in store for me! Daniel Pinner, 28/10/2019 21:54
The ISIS official who gave up al-Baghdadi

The ISIS official who gave up al-Baghdadi

Arabic media reveals associate of ISIS leader who gave him up to Iraq's intelligence agency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2019 15:21
Al-Baghdadi operation named after terror victim Kayla Mueller

Al-Baghdadi operation named after terror victim Kayla Mueller

Who was Kayla Mueller, the young woman who the operation to eliminate an ISIS leader was named after?Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2019 13:18
Info about ISIS leader's location came from one of his wives

Info about ISIS leader's location came from one of his wives

Two American officials say one of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's wives revealed information about his whereabouts.Elad Benari, 28/10/2019 03:12
Does al-Baghdadi's death spell the end of ISIS?

Does al-Baghdadi's death spell the end of ISIS?

President Trump announced the death of ISIS founder and chief al-Baghdadi. But does that spell the death of ISIS as well?Yochanan Visser, 27/10/2019 22:38
Report: ISIS leader killed by US forces

Report: ISIS leader killed by US forces

"High value ISIS target" believed to be Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi reportedly killed by US-led forces in Syria.Ben Ariel, 27/10/2019 05:39
US vows to track down remaining ISIS leaders

US vows to track down remaining ISIS leaders

United States says it will track down and defeat surviving leaders of ISIS after group publishes video of its leader.Elad Benari, 30/04/2019 03:41
ISIS releases first video of leader since 2014

ISIS releases first video of leader since 2014

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi makes first public appearance since 2014 as ISIS terror group faces defeat in Iraq and Syria.Gary Willig, 29/04/2019 19:45
Report: ISIS leader survived coup attempt

Report: ISIS leader survived coup attempt

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi reportedly survived a coup attempt launched by foreign fighters in his eastern Syrian hideout.Ben Ariel, 08/02/2019 06:41
ISIS leader calls on Muslims to wage jihad

ISIS leader calls on Muslims to wage jihad

ISIS releases new recording of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi for the first time since last September.Elad Benari, 23/08/2018 04:15
Iraqi intelligence: Russian forces killed ISIS leader's son

Iraqi intelligence: Russian forces killed ISIS leader's son

Iraqi intelligence says Russian forces fired three missiles at a cave in Homs, killing son of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.Elad Benari, 05/07/2018 06:35
ISIS leader's son killed in Syria

ISIS leader's son killed in Syria

Islamic State announces that son of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during a battle in the Syrian city of Homs.Elad Benari, 03/07/2018 23:23
Report: ISIS leader's deputy killed

Report: ISIS leader's deputy killed

Deputy of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi reportedly killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2018 14:15
ISIS leader alive but injured

ISIS leader alive but injured

Officials say Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive but injury and poor health forced him to relinquish control of jihadist group.Elad Benari, 13/02/2018 04:46
Report: ISIS leader in captured Syrian town

Report: ISIS leader in captured Syrian town

Hezbollah-run media unit claims Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was in the Syrian town of Albu Kamal, which was taken by the Syrian army.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2017 21:10
ISIS leader: Resist the infidels

ISIS leader: Resist the infidels

In new audio recording, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi calls on jihadists to resist their enemies.Elad Benari, 29/09/2017 05:15
ISIS leader 'appears to be alive'

ISIS leader 'appears to be alive'

Top American military commander says it appears that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive.Elad Benari, 01/09/2017 03:07
Mattis: I assume ISIS leader is alive

Mattis: I assume ISIS leader is alive

U.S. Defense Secretary says he thinks ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/07/2017 22:04
International coalition can't confirm death of ISIS leader

International coalition can't confirm death of ISIS leader

Head of international coalition fighting ISIS says he can't confirm or deny claims that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead.Elad Benari, 12/07/2017 04:42
Syrian sources: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi 'confirmed' dead

Syrian sources: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi 'confirmed' dead

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights claims to have 'confirmed information' from ISIS sources that ISIS leader al-Baghdadi was killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2017 16:33
No concrete evidence ISIS leader was killed

No concrete evidence ISIS leader was killed

U.S.-led coalition battling ISIS says there's no concrete evidence on whether ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi is dead or alive.Ben Ariel, Canada, 24/06/2017 01:18
Russia: 'Highly likely' ISIS leader was killed

Russia: 'Highly likely' ISIS leader was killed

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister stands by last week's claim that Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed in Russian airstrikes.Elad Benari, 23/06/2017 03:06
Tillerson: ISIS leader's death a matter of time

Tillerson: ISIS leader's death a matter of time

Secretary of State says death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is imminent.Ben Ariel, 23/03/2017 05:16
Report: ISIS leader injured in air strike

Report: ISIS leader injured in air strike

Reports say Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi injured in an air strike in western Iraq. This is not the first time he is reported injured.Ben Ariel, 13/02/2017 00:05
ISIS leader 'critically' wounded in Iraq air strikes

ISIS leader 'critically' wounded in Iraq air strikes

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi reportedly badly wounded in airstrike against terror organization in Iraq.Uzi Baruch, 23/01/2017 18:18
ISIS leader: Fight the 'enemies of God'

ISIS leader: Fight the 'enemies of God'

In new recording, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi expresses confidence his group will win the battle for Mosul.Ben Ariel, 03/11/2016 03:43
Report: ISIS head killed in bombing

Report: ISIS head killed in bombing

US-led coalition reportedly dropped bomb that killed Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the head of ISIS.Matt Wanderman, 14/06/2016 12:55
Where is ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi?

Where is ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi?

US intelligence officials say they're pursuing a new theory over the whereabouts of the 'Islamic State' leader.Ari Soffer, 13/06/2016 14:22
ISIS chief's ex-wife wants 'freedom' in Europe

ISIS chief's ex-wife wants 'freedom' in Europe

'I want to live in a European country, not an Arab country,' says former wife of Baghdadi, claiming she isn't a terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2016 16:44
Report: German wife of ISIS leader escapes

Report: German wife of ISIS leader escapes

The wife, accompanied by two assistants, fled ISIS territory in Iraq and her current whereabouts are unknown.Shoshana Miskin, 29/02/2016 14:27
ISIS '$100 bills' found left in Jewish towns

ISIS '$100 bills' found left in Jewish towns

Police search north, after fake bills bearing ISIS leader found at various sites including kindergarten, likely placed by pro-ISIS Arabs.Ari Yashar, 29/12/2015 16:53
ISIS head to Jews: 'Palestine will be your grave'

ISIS head to Jews: 'Palestine will be your grave'

Al-Baghdadi issues audio recording, saying ISIS is approaching Israel, 'Allah assembled Jews in Palestine so we can kill you.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/12/2015 18:35
Ex-US intel chief: US 'dumb' to let ISIS chief go

Ex-US intel chief: US 'dumb' to let ISIS chief go

Former DIA head and Iraq intel director says US was 'too dumb' when it caught ISIS head in 2004 and classified him as 'harmless.'Ari Yashar, 30/11/2015 14:31
Now who's being paranoid?

Now who's being paranoid?

After the Paris bloodbath – time to throw out the trash. Jack Engelhard, 16/11/2015 09:30
Iraq Still Unsure if it Got ISIS Chief

Iraq Still Unsure if it Got ISIS Chief

Iraq racing to confirm reports its airstrike wounded Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and killed several other ISIS leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015 13:35
ISIS Chief Al-Baghdadi 'Not Dead' in Airstrike

ISIS Chief Al-Baghdadi 'Not Dead' in Airstrike

Iraq's Air Force reports it hit a military convoy carrying the leader of Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Iraq; he may have survived.Arutz Sheva staff, 11/10/2015 16:18
ISIS Starts Second Year of its 'Caliphate'

ISIS Starts Second Year of its 'Caliphate'

What has the brutal terrorist regime accomplished since being formed last June 29? Lots of Muslim murder and mayhem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2015 11:55
Why Now? Baghdadi Tape Reaffirms ISIS Leadership

Why Now? Baghdadi Tape Reaffirms ISIS Leadership

Tape of Islamic State leader released last week meant to dispel incapacitation rumors - but when was it recorded?Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/05/2015 10:54
ISIS Leader Releases New Recording

ISIS Leader Releases New Recording

In new audio recording, ISIS head Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi urges Muslims to emigrate to his self-proclaimed "caliphate".Ben Ariel, 15/05/2015 03:16
ISIS Head Incapacitated Due to Spinal Damage

ISIS Head Incapacitated Due to Spinal Damage

The Guardian reports that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is suffering from spinal damage sustained in an airstrike.Ben Ariel, Canada, 02/05/2015 01:00
US Denies ISIS Leader Wounded in Airstrike

US Denies ISIS Leader Wounded in Airstrike

US military says 'no reason to believe' reports Islamic State 'caliph' Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was hit in an airstrike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2015 20:30
ISIS's Leader Critically Wounded in Airstrike

ISIS's Leader Critically Wounded in Airstrike

Sources reveal Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has not been in control of ISIS since a strike in western Iraq found its mark on the 'caliph.'Ari Yashar, 21/04/2015 15:35
Watch: Who Leads ISIS? Australian DM Doesn't Know

Watch: Who Leads ISIS? Australian DM Doesn't Know

Defense Minister Kevin Andrews keeps dodging the question in an ABC news broadcast, until the anchor names the ISIS leader for him.Tova Dvorin, 15/04/2015 18:22
ISIS Leader's First Recording Since Airstrike

ISIS Leader's First Recording Since Airstrike

ISIS puts to rest rumors that airstrike took out Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi with recording of him threatening more jihad.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 13/11/2014 21:18
U.S. Can't Confirm ISIS Leader Was Wounded

U.S. Can't Confirm ISIS Leader Was Wounded

The United States says it has no information to indicate that the commander of ISIS was wounded near Mosul.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2014 04:14
ISIS Leader Confirmed Wounded

ISIS Leader Confirmed Wounded

ISIS spokesman Abu Mohammed al-Adnani confirmed Sunday that al-Baghdadi was hurt in US-led strike, but said he was not killed.Arutz Sheva, 09/11/2014 19:48
ISIS Leader Killed in Airstrike?

ISIS Leader Killed in Airstrike?

American airstrike destroys ISIS convoy in Iraq, U.S. officials uncertain whether leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed.Ben Ariel, 09/11/2014 02:36
Israel-Bashing Westerners Beg the Caliph for Mercy

Israel-Bashing Westerners Beg the Caliph for Mercy

He knows with whom he is dealing, that Caliph. Giulio Meotti, 10/10/2014 11:10