Ismail al-Eithawi, who also uses the alias Abu Zaid al-Iraqi, was nabbed in February in Turkey by Turkish authorities and handed over to Iraqi agents, Iraqi security advisor Hisham al-Hashimi told Reuters.
Hashimi described Eithawi as a direct aide to Baghdadi, noting that he was responsible for money transfers to Daesh bank accounts in various countries.
Not long after, Trump announced the big news that the war against ISIS continues to pound the terrorist group into the dustbin of history.
The President of the United States Donald trump confirmed that the prisoner was captured five "most wanted" leaders of the terrorist organization Islamic state.
According to the New York Times, a cross-border sting using intelligence from both the USA and Iraq has resulted in the capture of the five senior figures.
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Losers included, Lupin, Dr Reddy, TCS, Coal India , Cipla, SunPharma, Tech Mahindra and HDFC Bank . The Indian currency had closed at a 15-month low of 67.13 against the USA dollar on Monday.
Officials then got Ithawi to persuade the other ISIS officials to move closer to a trap set up by Iraqi and American forces, where they were arrested. An official said of al-Baghdadi: "His movements are discreet and he never travels in a convoy".
Iraqi agents who carried out the mission to capture the leaders were joined by members of an American-led coalition fighting against the Islamic State on both sides of the Iraqi-Syrian border.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi has claimed that the deployment and installation of Iraqi troops in disputed territories between Iraq and the Kurdistan Region is conclusive.
The Iraqi air force has carried out several air strikes since past year against ISIS positions in Syrian territory.
On December 9, 2017, Abadi declared the end of military operations against Daesh in Iraq.
The Pakistan Central Mines Labour Federation says that up to 200 mine workers die on average in mine accidents every year. Some labourers are reportedly still trapped under rubble of the mine, which collapsed due to a gas explosion.
On Tuesday night, with Harden struggling, Chris Paul showed that he is the extra superstar that Houston was previously missing. There has been no team better built to credibly challenge these Warriors since Kevin Durant signed with them in July 2016.
The Advanced Math and Science Charter School and Mystic Valley Regional Charter School earned the silver and bronze, respectively. South Florida charter schools performed the best among Florida schools in the Best Charter Schools rankings.
The vote was a major win for the solar installation industry, which already counts California as its biggest market. Environmentalists are celebrating the new building standards , and not just because of the solar panel mandate.
This would make the United States the world's largest producer, ahead of both Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia . He added that Saudi Arabia's "message to the Iran leadership is the policies of the past have got to come to end".
On May 7, Walmart and Sam's Club announced plans to restrict acute opioid prescriptions to a seven-day supply. Several other companies have also been making similar efforts to help mitigate the opioid epidemic.
The video got a variety of reactions across social media from fellow musicians, journalists, and new and longtime Gambino fans. However, that was SZA making a cameo at the very end, giving us hope that future collaborations are coming.
Man City earn record-breaking farewell for Yaya
David Silva and Raheem Sterling are also in double figures meaning they are the first team ever with four players at that mark. If they win their remaining game at Southampton they will surpass the Blues' 2004-05 record of 15 wins on the road.
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These come in addition to the Smart Compose feature for Gmail and the improvements to Google Assistant , all based on AI. Smart Compose arrives off the heels of a recent Gmail redesign that includes features like Nudging, Snooze, and others.
Kim Jong Un Secretly Met With Xi Jinping Again
Like the March summit in Beijing , the Dalian summit was kept secret until Kim's plane left for Pyongyang on Tuesday afternoon. Kim said he had come to China to inform Xi of the situation, as events on the Korean Peninsula are unfolding rapidly.
Council of Europe chief congratulates Armenia's Pashinyan
If lawmakers fail to elect a prime minister a second time, parliament will be dissolved and early elections will take place. He said his ministers will be chosen "as a result of discussions" with his allies and other political groups.