The U.S. military launched a drone strike Thursday targeting “Jihadi John,” the masked Islamic State terrorist who beheaded several Western hostages in Syria and came to symbolize the brutality of the militant group, U.S. officials said.
But the Pentagon is still working to determine whether the strike actually killed the militant, Briton Mohammed Emwazi.
03:36 H.R. McMaster Breaks With Administration on Views of Islam10
14:07 Iraqi jets strike Islamic State in Syria for first time as troops advance in Mosul13
13:41 In Syria, car bomb kills scores in area recaptured from Islamic State12
12:32 Islamic State car bomb kills dozens in northwest Syria13