The World’s most wanted terrorist, Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi has been shot dead on Sunday during a raid by American special operation forces, which targeted several leaders of the deadly Islamic State near Barisha, Syria
Penpushing reports that Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was amongst those targeted overnight, with troops launching helicopters, jets and drops to trap and kill the wanted terrorists, while as at the time of filing this report a forensic analysis of those killed in the attack had commenced.
The operations, as gathered does not record any American casualties, the operation which was described as one of the most daring since the 2011 operation that killed Osama Bin Laden.
Penpushing further reports that, the 48 year old terrorist had terrorised countries with his jihadist campaign, leading different cells of insurgents, while a previous report once said he was killed in American drone strikes, but there was no authentic information on that.
The notorious terrorist has led Islamic State since 2010, and once boasted from the pulpit of the great medieval mosque in Mosul in 2014 to declare himself the leader of a new caliphate in the Middle-East, and after being away from public glare for a long time, Islamic State released an 18-minute video which included Al-Baghdadi look-alike sitting cross-legged on the ground with an assault weapon.