Baghdadi 'The Ghost': world jihad's low-profile boss

Baghdadi 'The Ghost': world jihad's low-profile bossDiscreet in his youth and invisible as the world’s most wanted man, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi rose through the ranks quietly and patiently to become global jihad’s undisputed supremo. The reclusive jihadist chief made his only known public appearance as “caliph” at Friday prayers at the Grand Mosque of al-Nuri in Mosul, where on Sunday Iraq declared victory over Baghdadi’s Islamic State group after a gruelling battle.



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