A Pentagon spokesman, Dana white stated on Friday 14 July in the Afghan province of Kunar, US soldiers destroyed Abu Sayed, the leader of the group «ISIS Khorasan» associated with «al-Qaeda», according to CNN.
Abu Sayed was eliminated during the strike, at the headquarters of the group on 11 July. Along with him were killed several high-ranking members of the organization «ISIS Khorasan».
The group «Khorasan», named in honor of the vast territory in the East of modern Iran, composed of fighters of «al-Qaeda», who fought in Pakistan and Afghanistan. This group works closely with the «Front EN-Nusra».
Recall that in late April in the Afghan province of Nangarhar were destroyed the leader of the ISIS, Abdul Hasib. Besides him were killed about 30 militants.