A top Daesh leader has been killed according to Pentagon sources…which is strange because they already killed him previously.
American Special Operations forces in eastern Syria killed a top Islamic State commander this week, Pentagon officials said Friday, part of a months long campaign the Obama administration boasts is eviscerating the Islamic State even as the group continues to demonstrate the power to sow violence in Western Europe.
The American forces originally hoped to capture the commander, Abd al-Rahman Mustafa al-Qaduli, and were following his vehicle in at least two helicopters, according to a senior military official who requested anonymity. But their plan to land Special Operations fighters, seize Mr. Qaduli and return him to the helicopter changed for unknown reasons, and they fired on the vehicle instead, killing him. Read more »