Maher al-Agal: Islamic State leader in Syria killed in US drone strike

7/13/2022 2:12:00 AM

The head of Islamic State in Syria has been killed in a US drone strike, according to the Pentagon

The head of Islamic State in Syria has been killed in a US drone strike, according to the Pentagon

Maher al-Agal was responsible for 'aggressively' developing IS networks outside of Iraq and Syria, said US Central Command, adding that 'extensive planning' went into the drone strike to 'ensure its successful execution'.

Tuesday 12 July 2022 23:06, UKImage:Why you can trust Sky NewsThe head of Islamic State in Syria has been killed in a US drone strike, according to the Pentagon.Maher al-Agal, one of the jihadist group's top five leaders, died on Tuesday outside the town of Jindaris, in northwest Syria, close to the Turkish border, said US Central Command.

An unidentified senior IS official, who was a close associate of his, was seriously injured.The US defence department said there were no civilian casualties, although it was not possible to immediately confirm that.Al-Agal was responsible for"aggressively" developing IS networks outside of Iraq and Syria, said US Central Command, adding that"extensive planning" went into the drone strike to"ensure its successful execution".

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Tuesday 12 July 2022 23:06, UK Image: Why you can trust Sky News The head of Islamic State in Syria has been killed in a US drone strike, according to the Pentagon. Maher al-Agal, one of the jihadist group's top five leaders, died on Tuesday outside the town of Jindaris, in northwest Syria, close to the Turkish border, said US Central Command. 6 In the latest shark attack, 17-year-old lifeguard John Mullins encountered the shark while carrying out a lifeguard training exercise Credit: News 12 6 The teenager was bitten in the foot about 150 feet off shore on New York's Fire Island. An unidentified senior IS official, who was a close associate of his, was seriously injured. Drones have been integral to the ongoing war for both Ukraine and Russia. The US defence department said there were no civilian casualties, although it was not possible to immediately confirm that. Lifeguard John Mullins was mauled on July 7 on Ocean Beach, while another lifeguard, Zach Gallo, was attacked on July 3 near Smith Point Beach - about 20 miles east. Al-Agal was responsible for"aggressively" developing IS networks outside of Iraq and Syria, said US Central Command, adding that"extensive planning" went into the drone strike to"ensure its successful execution". Clearly bread making is something they're very good at too, with loaves from Robinsons being shipped out to many of the city's best restaurants.

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