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Podcast: ISIS Leader Baghdadi Is Dead

What it means for the future of ISIS

On FPF #412, I break down the death of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi.

Baghdadi is reported to have killed himself – and three of his children – after being cornered by US forces. I discuss what his death means for the future of ISIS.

Trump gave a speech announcing Baghdadi’s death. I examine some of the highlights from the speech.