Ankara (Turkey), Nov 6 (Canadian-Media): An announcement was made today by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a speech in the capital of Ankara that he had captured one of the four wives of the slain leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, media reports said
Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Image credit: Facebook page
Erdogan gave no other details about when or how the woman was captured or identified her by name.
Erdogan's announcement regarding the capture of al-Baghdadi's wife was just days after Turkish forces captured al-Baghdadi's elder sister, identified as Rasmiya Awad, in northwestern Syria when she was with her husband, daughter-in-law and five children.