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nnnnn american officials scrambling wednesday to confirm whether a round of air strikes in iraq killed islamic states second in command the iraq defense minister reporting abu allah i'll authority was killed by a coalition airstrike on a mosque where he was meeting with other militants but pentagon sources told reuters reporter phil stewart it's too soon to say allah far is dead putting ourselves aware of these claims but so far there's no because , that's the case , ares death would be especially important factored in with recent reports that i. s. leader abu bakar all baghdadi was incapacitated by air strikes in march and it handed a far a day to day leadership of i. s. but , stewart says his reporting indicates that narrative is wrong there but a lot of rumors about what's been happening to us baghdadi , dad is injured , here is that baghdadi still is capable of exercising operational , troll over his , it could be sometime before there's any final word on a fiery in april many outlets also reported the death of ease not all dory a former saddam hussein aid and alleged top strategist for islamic state his death still not yet confirmed