Congressman Langevin’s statement on the death of Abu al-Baghdadi


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WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE)- According to the office of Congressman Jim Langevin (RI-02), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, the following statement has just been released regarding the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi:

“We owe immense gratitude to the intelligence community and our highly trained special operations forces for their courage and professionalism carrying out an extremely dangerous mission. I congratulate our forces for successfully bringing down Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS and the world’s most dangerous terrorist, and I thank them for their ongoing efforts to keep the American people safe.”

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