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It's 'Highly Likely' ISIS's Baghdadi Is Dead, Russia Says

Last week, Moscow said it may have killed the terrorist leader. The U.S. and Iraq are skeptical.
Source: Reuters

Russia’s deputy foreign minister told state media Thursday that it is highly likely Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the ISIS leader, was killed in a Russian airstrike near Raqqa, Syria, on May 28.

Oleg Syromolotov told Sputnik  the “information is now verified through various channels.” The remarks are similar to those made

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