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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: Islamic State's driving force

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The US-run prison camp which became the ISIS University of Revolution

Among those held in Camp Bucca was Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the current leader of ISIS. He was held in the camp 'for several years' before his release in 2009. Now, the US Department of Justice has sanctioned a $10 million bounty for information leading to the successful capture of al-Baghdadi. According to the Department of Justice: 'Abu Du’a, also known as Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, is the senior leader of the terrorist organisation, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). 'Reflecting its…

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from the Guardian

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: The Isis chief with the ambition to overtake al-Qaida

BAGHDAD (AP) — The leader of the extremist group that seized much of northern Iraq and Syria called on Muslims worldwide on Tuesday to join the battle and help build an Islamic state in the newly conquered territory.

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Profile: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi made his first appearance on video when he gave a sermon in Mosul in July

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from BBC News

Profile: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

A profile of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the man believed to be the leader of the Islamic State (IS) group).

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from Mail Online

Is this finally the end for the ISIS leader?

The mysterious leader of Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been reported to have been killed or seriously injured at least 10 times in the last year and a half

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from BBC News

Profile: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Image from a militant website showing a convoy of vehicles and fighters from the al-Qaida-linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fighters in Iraq's Anbar Province

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from BBC News

Profile: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: Islamic State's driving force

On 5 July, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, known by his supporters as Caliph Ibrahim, left the shadows and showed his face for the first time, in a Friday sermon in Mosul, Iraq. While previous pictures of him had been leaked, Baghdadi had not shown himself in the four years since he became leader of what was then the jihadist Islamic State of Iraq (forerunner of Isis, then the Islamic State).

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