Hawzah News Agency - (Baghdad, Iraq) According to the source, ISIS gunmen issued a brief statement announcing that their leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead and the name of the "new caliph."
Some Iranian media outlets earlier circulated images confirming al-Baghdadi’s death. The Russian Defense Ministry reported in the middle of June that, according to preliminary information, the ISIS leader and 300
gunmen had been killed by a Russian airstrike in Syria in late May.
This news channel reported however ISIS usually use Amaq news agency to publish confirmed news.