Iraqi intelligence received from its sources in Syria confirmed the death of the head of the IG (banned in Russia — ed.) Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. On it informs Agency Reuters. The sources noted that al-Baghdadi had been eliminated, along with his bodyguard in the Syrian Idlib.
The terrorist was discovered when he tried to withdraw his family from Idlib towards the Turkish border.
In addition, it is reported that Iran received from Syrian officials information on the elimination of al-Baghdadi.