Assad has denied the detention of the head of the “Islamic state”
Assad has denied reports about the arrest of the leader of the IG
The Syrian President noted that border, where al-Baghdadi was detained allegedly under the control of ISIS .
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has denied reports about the arrest of the leader of the terrorist group “Islamic state” Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
On 18 April, the media reported about the detention of the head of the IG al-Baghdadi on the border of Iraq and Syria. He was allegedly grabbed the Russian and Syrian militaries.
“No, that’s not true… anyway the border was is now under the control of ISIS, it is not Syrian or Russian, not Western or American draw. Only is controls the border, so al-Baghdadi’s safe to be,” – said Assad in an interview with RIA Novosti.
Previously Washington has not confirmed the arrest of the leader of ISIS.