Senior IS figure in Iraq targeted in US-led raid

Kurdish officials claim ISIL's military council member Suleiman Abd Shabib al-Jabouri was killed in northern IraqA senior Islamic State figure in Iraq has been targeted in a US-led commando raid, the Pentagon said Wednesday, as Kurdish officials claimed he had been killed. The assault late Sunday, the latest raid by US special operators on a mission to kill or capture IS leaders, occurred at an undisclosed location in northern Iraq and targeted Suleiman Abd Shabib al-Jabouri, Baghdad-based US military spokesman Colonel Steve Warren said.

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