Omar al-Shishani
 


 

Age: 30



Summary:
Chechen jihadi fighter and top commander for the Islamic State militant group who was one of the most prominent IS commanders who earlier this year was the group's military commander for the territory it controls in Syria and later became commander of the group's ground forces.




Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a U.S. airstrike



Born: February 11, 1986


 
Died: March 14, 2016



Location:
Raqqa, Syria