WASHINGTON – A senior Islamic State leader was Killed by the Operation of American special Forces in a raid in Syria United States Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in an official news release by the Pentagon
American Delta Force used V-22 Osprey and UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter to Conduct operation into eastern Syria from Iraq They engaged in a firefight with ISIS, killed a key figure in the group named as Abu Sayyaf and captured his wife
United states Describe Abu Sayyaf a Tunisian and an ISIS Commander who helped manage the group’s black-market sales of gas and oil to raise funds.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter said U.S President Barrack Obama ordered the overnight operation Against Abu Sayyaf and a Group of Islamic State Fighters Which Planned Over a Weeks
It marked the first known U.S. special forces operation inside Syria Last year U.S Forces Carry out a Mission in northeastern Syria to rescue U.S. and other foreign hostages held by Islamic State but the mission is Failed
U.S. and Arab forces have carried out almost daily air raids against Islamist militant groups in Syria including Islamic State since last September 2014
Defense Secretary said the operation was intended to capture Sayyaf but he was killed “when he engaged U.S. Special forces.”
None of the U.S. forces were wounded or Killed during the operation Against the Commander of the Islamic State