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US military says IS chemical weapons expert killed
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A chemical weapons expert with the Islamic State militant group in Iraq has been killed in a coalition airstrike.

Abu Malik's training provided IS with "expertise to pursue a chemical weapons capability".

He served as a chemical weapons engineer under former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, before joining al-Qaeda in Iraq and then IS.

The US-led coalition has carried almost 2,000 strikes against IS targets.
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