Islamic State leader killed in US-led coalition ground operation in Syria
Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu al-Hashimi al-Qurashi has been killed after a US-led coalition military operation in Syria. The event was officially announced by Joe Biden himself, who clarified that during the day he will preach to the Americans.
Joe Biden's statement in detail:
"Last night, under my leadership, the US military in northwestern Syria successfully launched a counter-terrorism operation to protect the American people and our allies and to make the world safer. Thanks to the skills and bravery of our armed forces, we have eliminated Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi - the leader of ISIS. All Americans returned safely from the operation. I will address the American people later this morning. "May God protect our troops."
Kurasi succeeded Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as leader of the jihadist group on October 31, 2019. operations of the Syrian regime and the US-led alliance.