This Article is From Nov 06, 2019

Wife Of Dead ISIS Chief Baghdadi Captured By Turkish Forces

A senior Turkish official said earlier this week that Turkey had captured Baghdadi's sister, her husband and daughter.

Wife Of Dead ISIS Chief Baghdadi Captured By Turkish Forces

ISIS chief Baghdadi was killed in a raid by the US troops in Syria's Idlib

Ankara:

Turkey has captured a wife of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, more than a week after the former ISIS chief killed himself during a raid by U.S. special forces.

"The United States said Baghdadi killed himself in a tunnel. They started a communication campaign about this," Erdogan said in a speech at Ankara University. "But, I am announcing it here for the first time: We captured his wife and didn't make a fuss like them. Similarly, we also captured his sister and brother-in-law in Syria."

A senior Turkish official said earlier this week that Turkey had captured Baghdadi's sister, her husband and daughter.



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