A U.S. airstrike this month killed a senior Islamic State militant who oversaw the group’s information and propaganda activities, the Pentagon said Friday.
The strike against Wael Adel Salman al-Fayad took place Sept. 7 around the Syrian city of Raqqa, the Islamic State’s de facto capital, Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said in a statement. Cook described Fayad as “one of ISIL’s most senior leaders,” who was minister of information and a member of...
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