The US military reported that armed forces over seas conducted an air strike inside Syria targeting Mohammed Emwazi AKA “Jihadi John”. Emwazi is computer programmer from London born in Kuwait to a stateless family of Iraqi origin when in 1993 Kuwaiti citizenship had rejected his parents forcing them to relocate westward to Britain. 23 years later today the Islamic State executioner was made famous around world for removing heads of US journalists Steven Sotloff and James Foley, US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig, British aid workers David Haines and Alan Henning, Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, (and additional members of the media) whom since taken captive in the tribal warfare raging overseas. At the time of this posting the masked fugitive has not specifically been identified by officials to been killed or if rather the ISIS representative in the underlying ethnic cleansing campaign around globe continues to remain alive.
Authorities have issued statement following the operation in regards to success of the mission (see below):
“We are assessing the results of tonight’s operation and will provide additional information as and where appropriate”
-Spokesman Peter Cook