Isis confirms executioner ‘Jihadi John’ was killed in drone strike

January 20, 2016 6:46 am

A photo of Mohammed Emwazi dressed as .The Islamic State group has confirmed the death of British jihadist “”, saying he was killed in a drone strike in their Syrian stronghold of Raqa in November.
Born Mohammed Emwazi, he was known as the executioner of the jihadist group appearing masked in a string of videos showing the beheadings of Western hostages.
Mohammed Emwazi. Photo / Supplied Mohammed Emwazi. Photo / SuppliedIn its online magazine Dabiq, the group said Emwazi was killed on November 12 “as the car he was in was targeted in a strike by an unmanned drone in the city of Raqa, destroying the car and killing him instantly”.
The US military had said at the time that it was “reasonably certain” he had been killed in the strike.

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