Tribal fighters take part in an intensive security deployment against Islamic State militants in the town of Amriyat al-Falluja in Anbar province, November 5, 2014. Picture taken November 5, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
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An aide to ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been killed in an airstrike near the city of Falluja, Iraqi state television reported Monday.Major Curtis Kellogg, spokesman at the U.S. military's Central Command, said it had no information to corroborate media reports that Baghdadi was wounded in any strike on the city of Mosul in the north and al-Qaim to the west.The strikes could have killed or wounded some of his aides, who Iraqi officials said were in gatherings targeted by the strikes.
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