US Says It Took Out 10 High-Ranking ISIS Leaders In 1 Month
Half of those killed were leaders who planned attacks against the West.By Jake Godin | December 29, 2015
The U.S. says it’s killed 10 high-ranking ISIS officials with airstrikes in the past month. (Video via U.S. Central Command)
Half were "external operations facilitators" — basically, leaders who planned attacks against the West.
One target, Charaffe al Mouadan, supposedly had a direct link to Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the man believed to have led the Paris attacks. Mouadan was killed Dec. 24.