A key IS leader, who was involved in the execution of the American hostage Peter Kassig, was Sunday killed in a bombing in the south-east of Syria. That report American media.
Legerwoordvoerder Sean Ryan said in a press release via e-mail to the Washington Post that IS leader Abu al-Umarayn was killed in precisiebombardementen in the Syrian desert.
According to the international coalition led by the United States, there were reasons to believe that Umarayn an ‘immediate threat’ was for the coalition forces in the region.
‘Umarayn was also involved in the death of an American citizen and former U.s. US Army Ranger Peter Kassig’ is heard. He would, moreover, be directly or indirectly involved in the execution of several other prisoners.
Terreurbeweging IS demanded in november 2014 the execution of Kassig, who was at that time in Syria was active as a humanitarian worker. Kassig was in 2013 kidnapped in Syria. In the video, which IS the execution crucifixion, was the severed head of the man to see.