BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:40 A.M.) – A spokesman from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) told Russia Today’s Arabic channel that leader of the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh), Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, is currently hiding in the Idlib Governorate in northwestern Syria.

According to the spokesperson form the SDF, Mostafa Bali, the Islamic State commander is currently hiding among the Turkish-backed rebels in the Idlib Governorate.

Furthermore, Bali claimed on his Twitter page that the ISIS oil minister has confessed to transferring nearly 40 tons of gold and a large number of valuable goods from Iraq to Syria.

Despite these claims, Iraqi sources claimed in February that al-Baghdadi was alive and hiding in Syria near the Iraqi border.

“Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive and is in Syria,” RT quoted an Iraqi intelligence source as saying on condition of anonymity.

There have been multiple claims made regarding the whereabouts of Al-Baghdadi; however, it is still unclear where this terrorist leader is currently hiding out.

What is known from Syrian and Iraqi sources is that the Islamic State is still very active in both countries, despite the fact they do not control any significant piece of territory.

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Long Live Syria
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Long Live Syria

His Travel Agent is too good. Earlier he was in Palmyra, later he traveled to Baghouz and now moved to Idlib. WOW.

Sweet Robet
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Sweet Robet

He is on leave and is residing in Israel near the Egyptian border.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

ISIS/Sinai Wilayat hides in Gaza, even Egypt says it!
So he may hide if Arab-occupied Israel, near Egyptian border, thanks to his Ikhwan brothers’ help… How funny Hamas shelters ISIS and Iran has became Hamas #1 funder 😉

Daeshbags-Sux
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Moreover with a strange synchronicity with ISIS/Sinai Wilayat starting wrecking havoc in Egypt… Amusing fact : most of anti-ISIS airstrikes in Sinai are not made by Egypt’s AF since they’re on ultra tight budget, but by [unmarked] IDF’s drones…

Sweet Robert
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Sweet Robert

Amusing fact….Israel funds ISIS and Al-Qaeda like US. Sometimes they kill them.

Sweet Robert
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Sweet Robert

Israel and US evacuated Jihadist inNE Syria and in S Syria. Where did they take them?

Putin Stalingrad
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Putin Stalingrad

Syrian oils are hiding in Sdf areas, nobody cares about bagdadi..SAA must attack oil fields now for fule

sturm1974
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sturm1974

Right….. The SDF is such a pro US mouthpiece its not funny anymore. The moment the US dumps you, you’re gonna be Edrogan’s Turkish Delight.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Erdogan has already been dumped by the EU, he’s now being dumped by the US, he’ll soon be dumped by NATO, Russia will follow, then Turkey will dump him, or be itself dumped.
PKK fights Turkey for 40 years and now has a 1.3:1 kill ratio on Turkish army, Kurds are already the third of population and they’re into high reproduction rate… When more half of population will be Kurd, what Turkey will do? Another genocide?
#FreeConstantinople

Sweet Robert
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Sweet Robert

PKK/YPG are the minority while over 50% support Erdogie. 25percent Kurds joined ISIS. You live in a fantasy land. PKK/YPG are corrupt scum and commit ethnic cleansing.

Sweet Robert
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Sweet Robert

Kurds committed first christian Armenien Genocide and YPG Kurds is doing the second one.

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I’m beginning to think the Turks are all bluff and bluster but if sharks smell blood in the water (i.e. US dumps the Kurds entirely and the Turkish military are willing to risk heavy losses to finish the YPG off northern Syria,) you don’t think they’ll try? Sure, a bogeyman is always welcomed in politics especially during elections. But if you can win an absolute victory over the bogeyman, your chances of being ‘Sultan for life’ seem better, don’t you think?