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August 27, 2015 9:41 am

US Drone Strike in Syria Reportedly Kills British Hacker and Online Recruiter for ISIS

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A fighter holding the Islamic State flag. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

A fighter holding the Islamic State flag. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

A U.S. drone strike in Syria Tuesday reportedly killed a fugitive British computer hacker who had become one of ISIS’ top online recruiters.

The Wall Street Journal reported the death of Junaid Hussein late Wednesday, citing two people familiar with the operation. The officials said that Hussein was killed by a targeted airstrike near the Syrian city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of ISIS’ self-proclaimed “caliphate.”

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