May 23, 2015
Video shows explosives planted by ISIS destroying military facilities including hangars, buildings, and bunkers in Mosul Airport.
A local resident said that the group militants had spread the word in Mosul that they were destroying buildings at the airport to prevent an attacking American or Iraqi military forces landing at the airport.
The destruction that started on Saturday, May 16, is still ongoing.
U.S. Special Operations forces killed a key ISIS commander, Abu Sayyaf, during a daring raid in eastern Syria overnight Friday to Saturday, May 16, 2015.