5 top IS leaders

BAGHDAD | Iraqi forces capture 5 top IS leaders in cross-border raid

BAGHDAD — Iraqi forces in coordination with U.S.-backed Syrian forces have captured five senior Islamic State group leaders, the U.S.-led coalition said Thursday in a statement. The arrest was a “significant blow to Daesh,” coalition spokesman Army Col. Ryan Dillon said, using the Arabic acronym for the extremist group. IS fighters no longer control significant … Continue reading BAGHDAD | Iraqi forces capture 5 top IS leaders in cross-border raid