Senior Islamic State figure killed in Mosul: sources

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 20, 2014 8:24 AM

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - An Islamic State leader has been killed in an air strike in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, residents and a local medical source said on Thursday.

They said Radwan Taleb al-Hamdouni, who they described as the radical militant group's leader in Mosul, was killed with his driver when their car was hit in a western district of the city on Wednesday afternoon.

(Reporting by Dominic Evans and Saif Hamid; Editing by Michael Georgy and John Stonestreet)