Islamic state leaders killed in airstrike in western iraqi town, baghdadi not among them
Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
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BAGHDAD, Oct 11 (Reuters) – An airstrike on a gathering of Islamic State members in a town inwestern Iraq on Sunday killed several leaders but the group’s top man, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was not among them, hospital sources and residents said.

Iraq’s military said earlier that it had targeted a meeting of Islamic State leaders and a convoy carrying Baghdadi to the gathering in two separate airstrikes.

 

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