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Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi
أبو إبراهيم الهاشمي القرشي
Al Qurashi in an American prison camp (Iraq) in 2004
2nd Caliph of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
Assumed office
31 October 2019
Preceded by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
Personal details
Amir Mohammed Abdul Rahman al-Mawli al-Salbi

October 1976 (age 44)
Tal Afar, Iraq
Nationality Iraqi
Religion Sunni Islam
Military service
Nickname(s) Haji Abdullah
Rank Officer (until 2003)
Deputy leader (2014–2019)
Caliph (2019–present)
Battles/wars International military intervention against ISIL
  • Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017)
    • Fall of Mosul
    • Sinjar massacre

Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi (born October 1976, Arabic: أبو إبراهيم الهاشمي القرشي; alternative transliterations al-Qurayshi and al-Quraishi) is the second and current leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.

In January 2020, media reported his true identity is Amir Mohammed Abdul Rahman al-Mawli al-Salbi (Arabic: أمير محمد عبد الرحمن المولى الصلبي). His appointment by a shura council was announced by ISIL media on 31 October 2019, less than a week after the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

The U.S. Rewards for Justice Program offers up to $10 million reward to information that brings him to justice.

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