The representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Iraq, Abu Ali al-Basri reported that, according to Iraqi authorities ‘ information, the leader of the terrorist group «Islamic state» Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi managed to move to Syria.
«Sources in the most terrorist organization told us that he is alive and in hiding. Information confirmed, including documents,» the official said, adding that al-Baghdadi was injured and is undergoing treatment for wounds and diabetes. He can’t move on their own.
Earlier, Iraqi authorities reported that they had established the present name of the leader of the terrorists. Allegedly, his name is Awad Ibrahim Ali al-Badri al-Samarrai. According to this information, he was born in 1971.
We will remind: in the summer of 2017 Russia reported that the leader of the militants destroyed. These statements were confirmed by the leadership of the IG. At the same time, the United States reacted to the message critically, refusing to confirm or deny them. Iraq announced that the terrorist alive.