ISIS announces new leader and confirms death of al-Baghdadi
Baghdadi’s successor is Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi.
Representative of ISIS has reported through an audio recording about election of a new leader and confirmed death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
Baghdadi’s successor is Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi who, like Baghdadi, claims a lineage to Muhammad’s tribe of Quraysh, reports Interfax.
Besides that, death of ISIS spokesperson and Baghdadi’s close assistant Abu Hasan al-Muhajir.