The remains of the Islamic State leader were treated the same as the body of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.
The remains of the leader of the Islamic State terrorist organization Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi announced the elimination of which was announced by U.S. President Donald Trump, buried at sea. This is reported by CNN with reference to two representatives of the U.S. Department of Defense.
The agency’s interlocutors did not provide additional information, including how and where the procedure was carried out.
Recall, the day before, Trump at a special briefing reported that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during the operation of the U.S. military in Syria’s Idlib.
The remains of the ISIS terrorist leader were taken to a U.S. military base in Iraq from the village of Barisha in Syria’s Idlib province.
Later it was also reported that the right hand of the leader of the Islamic State, Abu Hassan al-Muhajir, had been killed in northern Syria.