Twitter account says ISIS leader Al-Baghdadi killed

Twitter account says ISIS leader Al-Baghdadi killed

[Ed. – Could be, although this won’t be the decisive confirmation.]

A Twitter account affiliated with Al-I’tisaam Media announced Tuesday that it would publish details regarding the killing of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and his succession, IraqiNews.com reported.

The Tweet was then republished by the Iranian government’s Al Alam news network, under the headline: “News of the killing of al-Baghdadi, leader Daash (ISIS).”

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, known to his supporters as Amir al-Mu’minin, Caliph Ibrahim, was proclaimed as caliph of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS…)…

In October 2011, the US State Department listed al-Baghdadi as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist, and announced a reward of up to $10 million for information leading to his capture or death. …

It appears that somebody out there in the vast desert stands to collect a lot of money, as a U.S. bombing raid in the town of Mosul killed the great caliph.

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