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Killing ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi hasn’t hurt the terror group’s operations, Pentagon warns

ISIS likely "continued to operate without interruption" after Baghdadi's death, according to a new report.

Pompeo posts year-in-review Instagram photo with Soleimani, Baghdadi, his dog, and family just moments before announcing new sanctions against Iran

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo posted a year-in-review photo to Instagram, and it featured the Iranian general recently killed in a US drone strike.

The White House said Conan, the hero dog that helped take down the leader of ISIS, was female. Now it says he’s male.

"I've seen the photo of the dog," a former military dog handler previously said to Insider. "And if you blow up that photo, it's not a female dog."
Al-Baghdadi in an undated picture released by the US Department of Defense.

How the US military can take on terrorism threats in Iraq and Syria without staying there forever

US forces swooped in on ISIS' leader last month, but they don't need to be based there to do that, writes Defense Priorities senior fellow Enea Gjoza.
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed during a raid by US forces in October.

Turkey announced it captured deceased ISIS leader al-Baghdadi’s wife, and took a thinly veiled swipe at Trump in the process

"We caught his wife but look, we didn't make a big ruckus out of it," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday.
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's sister Rasmiya Awad, as can be seen in an unknown location in an undated photo provided by Turkish security officials.

Turkey captured ISIS leader al-Baghdadi’s sister, who was living in a trailer 50 miles from where he was killed by US special forces

Turkish forces captured Rasmiya Awad in Azaz, Syria, on Monday night. They hope to gain from her intelligence on ISIS' inner workings.
U.S. President Donald Trump, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (2nd L), U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper (3rd R), along with members of the national security team, watch as U.S. Special Operations forces close in on ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in the Situation Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 26, 2019.

Official says ISIS leader al-Baghdadi ‘whimpering’ and ‘crying’ before his death sounds like something Trump ‘made up...

Defense officials told The New York Times they did not see any after-action reports that support Trump's account of Baghdadi's death.
This puppy was orphaned in the Baghdadi raid early Sunday morning.

A very adorable puppy named Bobe was rescued from the site of the Baghdadi raid after its mother was killed in the action

Syrian photojournalist Fared Alhor decided to adopt the pup, which had been orphaned when its mother apparently died in the raid.
A member loyal to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) waves an ISIL flag in Raqqa June 29, 2014.

ISIS says it has a new leader less than a week after the US raid that left al-Baghdadi dead

Less than a week after President Donald Trump celebrated Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's death, the Islamic State terrorist group has a new leader.
A US Air Force Airman and a military working dog participate in a simulated narcotic/bomb detection exercise at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, September 23, 2019.

People are trying to donate care-packages to the US military dog that helped taken down the ISIS leader — but it’s nearly impossible

"Thank you for being so heroic and helping take down a horrible man," a 13-year-old boy said in a text message.