KUALA LUMPUR — May 8, 2017: Southeast Asian Daesh militant leader Muhammad Wanndy Mohamed Jedi has been confirmed killed in an attack in Raqqa, Syria, on April 29.
Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar confirmed this at his official Twitter account after researching on the information obtained.
“After studying the intelligence obtained, @PDRMsia confirmed that Muhammad Wanndy was killed in an attack in Raqqa, Syria on 29/4/17,” said the tweet.
On April 29, news on the death of Wanndy went viral on social media after his wife Nor Mahmudah Ahmad uploaded a status at Facebook informing that he had died in a drone attack. — Bernama