Soldiers with the Iraqi counter-terrorism forces listen to instruction on urban movement during military training in Mosul, Iraq, April 5, 2018. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Anthony Zendejas IV)

‘Jabba the Jihadi’ Played Major Role in Enslaving Yazidi Women

The morbidly obese ISIS militant who was captured by Iraqi forces last week is one of the main architects of the enslavement and sexual exploitation of Yazidi minority women, according to a French military journal.

The 560-pound Abu Abdul Bari — nicknamed “Jabba the Jihadi” by Iraqi forces after Jabba the Hutt, the slug-like gang leader in “Star Wars” — was known as the Mufti of Mosul, one of the main leaders of ISIS, known for his incendiary religious decrees or fatwas, Iraqi security officials said.

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