US President Donald Trump has disclosed the image of the dog that pursued ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi into the inactive tunnel, where he detonated his suicide vest, killing himself and 3 youngsters.
President Trump didn’t name the military dog or the breed. The dog was wounded in the blast however is convalescent, military sources said.
Trump tweeted: “We have declassified an image of the rattling dog (name not declassified) that did such a good job in capturing and killing the Leader of ISIS, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi!”
The AFP is of the opinion that the anonymous dog may be a Belgian malinois, a breed favoured by the United States military, that pursued Baghdadi into a tunnel below the advanced and at bay him before he detonated his suicide vest.