ISIS leader was once a 'cooperative' prison informant who ratted out terrorists to the US military, newly-released records show

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The current leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria was once a prison informant who named or described dozens of terrorists during interrogation sessions while in US military custody.
After US forces killed ISIS founder and leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in 2019, the terror group chose a new leader, a man whose nom de guerre is Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi. The US has since identified him as Amir Muhammad Sa'id Abd-al-Rahman al-Mawla.
US counterterrorism officials know the Iraqi terrorist leader well because he was previously an informant while detained in a...
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