The US military in Afghanistan (archive photo)

The Pentagon announced the elimination of Abu Sayed, Amir of the “Islamic state” of Iraq and Syria in the province of Khorasan.

In Afghanistan eliminated the head of the terrorist group “Islamic state”, reports the press service of the Pentagon.

It is noted that US forces eliminated Abu Sayed, Amir of the “Islamic state” of Iraq and Syria in Khorasan province, in an attack on the headquarters of the group in Kunar province in Afghanistan July 11.

The Ministry said that the RAID was destroyed and the other commanders of the IG that “seriously undermined the group plans to expand its presence in Afghanistan.”

Recall, Abu Sayed was the third leader of the Islamic state in Afghanistan, which eliminated the U.S. in July 2016 was destroyed Hafiz Sayed Khan, and in April 2017 – Abdul Hasib .

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