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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: US 'conducts operation against IS chief' - US media

The US military has conducted an operation against the fugitive leader of the Islamic State (IS) group, US media report.
Claims of a raid against Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi have not been confirmed.
The White House said US President Donald Trump would make a "major statement" on Sunday, but gave no further details.
Mr Trump earlier shared a cryptic tweet saying: "Something very big has just happened!"
Officials quoted anonymously by various media outlets said US forces targeted the militant leader in a raid in northwest Syria.
A US official told Reuters news agency an operation took place but was unable to confirm speculation that Baghdadi was killed.

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