Jihadist hacker killed in US air strike was recruiter: Pentagon

Junaid Hussain was was actively recruiting Islamic State sympathizers to carry out lone wolf attacks in the west, the Pentagon said FridayA jihadist hacker who was killed this week in a US air strike in Syria was actively recruiting Islamic State sympathizers to carry out lone wolf attacks in the west, the Pentagon said Friday. Colonel Patrick Ryder, a spokesman for the US Central Command, said Junaid Hussain was specifically targeted in an air strike that killed him August 24 in Raqqa, Syria.

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