The US-led coalition forces have killed a top ISIS official along with three other members of the Islamic State (ISIS) in an air landing special operation conducted in the town of al-Takihi in northern Deir al-Zour countryside.
Sources said that the killed ISIS official is Abu Mohammad al-Iraqi (Iraqi nationality) who is the son in-law of the Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
At the same time, three other ISIS fighters one Iraqi and two Syrians were killed in the operation along with a woman whose nationality remains unknown.
Abu Mohammad al-Iraqi was hiding in a house in al-Takihi village along with the others where they all were killed after they clashed with the US soldiers who did the operation.
The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) supported by the US-led coalition have declared full military victory over the Islamic State on March 2019, ending a four year battle against the terror group that once held territory spanning a third of Syria and Iraq.