IS According to an audio recording released by the organization’s spokesperson, the leader of the terrorist organization, Abu Al-Hasan, was killed in a recent attack.
Details about his death have not been released.
During the attack by US forces in northwestern Syria last February, I.S. Following the death of the then head of the organization, Abu Ibrahim, Abu Al-Hasan took over as the new leader.
Now his killing too is seen as a setback for the organization. No one claimed responsibility for his murder. Its spokesperson Abu Omar Al-Muhaj said that Abu Al-Hussein has been selected as the next leader of the organization.
IS The founder of the organization, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed by US forces in October 2019. The organization has been carrying out terrorist attacks in Syria and Iraq.