The family of Kayla Mueller, a humanitarian worker from Arizona who was held captive, tortured and killed by ISIS , said it brought them great solace to know that the U. S military operation that ended with the death of the terrorist group's leader had been dedicated to her. President Donald Trump announced the death of the ISIS leader and founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a Sunday morning address that mentioned Mueller by name, calling her a "beautiful young woman" who died while trying to "help people. Mueller, 26, was on a humanitarian mission in Turkey on Aug.
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Mueller's family confirmed to ABC News that government officials have told them that their daughter, who would have turned 27 today, was the victim of repeated sexual assaults by al-Baghdadi. Al-Baghdadi, an Iraqi who calls himself the caliph, or ruler, of the Islamic State, personally took the enslaved year-old humanitarian aid worker to be imprisoned inside the home of Abu Sayyaf, a Tunisian in charge of oil and gas revenue for the group, counterterrorism officials told ABC News over the past several months. He delivered Kayla Mueller, live and in person," one of several counterterrorism officials briefed on the case told ABC News. The terrorist leader later regularly visited the compound to meet with Abu Sayyaf and repeatedly sexually assault Mueller, officials said.
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