Son of Islamic State leader killed in Syria’s Homs: IS news channel

A son of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been killed in the city of Homs in Syria, the group’s news channel reported on Tuesday.

“Hudayfah al-Badri … the son of the Caliph… was killed in an operation against the Syrian Army and the Russians at the thermal power station in Homs,” the statement said.

 

Reuters