Mystery Woman Arrested In Lebanon 'Not Baghdadi's Wife,' Says Iraq

December 3, 2014 12:51 PM

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Iraq's Interior Ministry has cast doubt on Lebanese reports that a wife and child of Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had been detained in Lebanon, saying that the arrested woman is not the militant group leader's spouse.

The (rather murky and sometimes confusing) reports that Baghdadi's wife and son had been captured crossing into Lebanon from Syria dominated headlines on December 2.

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