Your god won’t help: ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi suffers food poisoning

The leading cause of U.S. troops immobilized?

Foodborne illness.

abu-bakr-al-baghdadiThat’s what I was told in all those training sessions I did for Fort Riley folks headed to Afghanistan or Iraq or wherever.

Seems the foes are just finding this out.

Prayer won’t make food safe, but science can help.

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, along with three leaders of the group suffered from severe poisoning after eating a meal on the Iraqi – Syrian border, southwest of the province of Nineveh, according to “Sputnik” website.

Sputnik stated, “We received accurate intelligence information stating that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and three senior leader of the so-called ISIS.

45 ISIS fighters killed by poisoned Ramadan meal

Reports surfaced from Iraqi media last week that 45 Islamic State (ISIS/IS/ISIL) jihadis were killed after ingesting an iftar meal commemorating the conclusion of Ramadan. It remains unclear whether the jihadis, who were breaking their Ramadan fast in Mosul, Iraq, died of food poisoning or intentional poisoning, Haaretz reports.

isis.poisonA Kurdish Democratic Party spokesman said that 145 ISIS militants took part in the iftar meal and that 45 died shortly thereafter.

ISIS fighters have fallen under a similar trap before, according to reports from other Middle East outlets.

In November, Free Syrian Army men who posed as cooks reportedly poisoned ISIS fighters’ meals, killing a dozen, the UK’s Mirror reported, citing the Times of Iraq.