Friday, September 16, 2016
ISIS Head of Propaganda Killed in an Airstrike in Raqqah
Summary: The pentagon has recently confirmed that the ISIS head of propaganda, Dr. Wa'il, was killed in a coalition airstrike near the ISIS capital Raqqah, Syria. Wa'il was the ISIS leader who oversaw all of the torture and execution videos. He was also the minister of information for ISIS. He was a prominent member in the ISIS organization. This information came out weeks after ISIS said that their propaganda leader was killed in Aleppo.
Connection. This story connects back to the Afghanistan war. This connects because when the U.S. first went into Afghanistan, they had trouble organizing the government. It was described as a trap to any country who tried to control it. We still see the effects of this trap in stories such as these.
Do you think that peace in the middle east is acheivable.