Passport of IS’s Abu Umar Grozny found in Mosul

A passport belonging to the well-known Islamic State fighter Abu Umar Grozny has been found in Mosul according to a photo shared on Twitter on 16 March.

The passport shows that Abu Umar is Magomed Usmanovich Diresov from Grozny’s Oktyabrskaya district, born in 1987.

He’s been in Syria since May 2014, according to the Russian authorities.

The image of Abu Umar here was taken around March 2015.