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Airstrike kills two Islamic State ‘senior military commanders,’ Pentagon says

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A U.S.-led coalition air strike killed Islamic State’s deputy minister of war and a military commander in Mosul on June 25, a Pentagon official said on Friday.

The strike near Mosul killed Basim Muhammad Ahmad Sultan al-Bajari, the deputy minister of war, who oversaw the militant groups capture of Mosul in 2014, Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said in a statement.

 




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