ISIS second-in-command Abu Muhammad al-Adnani is killed in Syria

A senior ISIS figure who was once earmarked as the terror group’s next leader has been killed in Syria, it has been reported.

Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, one of ISIS’ longest-serving officials, was said to have died ‘while surveying the operations to repel the military campaigns against Aleppo’.

It is not clear whether he was killed by ground forces or in an air strike.