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U.S. Kills Senior ISIS Leader in Helicopter Raid

Posted on AllSides April 17th, 2023
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U.S. Central Command forces named the ISIS leader killed in a raid Monday morning, CENTCOM confirmed in a tweet Monday afternoon.

Abd-al-Hadi Mahmud al-Haji Ali was a senior ISIS Syria leader and operational planner behind terror attacks in the Middle East and Europe, CENTCOM said in a statement posted to Twitter.

"This was the ISIS leader who was killed in a unilateral helicopter raid in northern Syria today that was announced this morning," CENTCOM said in a statement shared to Twitter. "Abd-al-Hadi Mahmud al-Haji Ali was the primary target of...

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