Two Australian members of ISIS were targeted by US-led airstrikes in Iraq.

Neil Prakash, a top recruiter for the terrorist group and alleged to have plans to launch attacks in Australia, was killed a week ago in Mosul during a meeting it has been reported.

The second Australian, Shadi Jabar, was reportedly killed in the Syrian city of Al-Bab.

“This should serve as a reminder to any Australians who seek to go to or are in the conflict zone that they are targets and they should expect to be killed as we continue our campaign to eliminate this terrorist group,” Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Thursday.

“We are unrelenting in the war against Daesh (ISIS) right around the world and Australians who think they can go to Syria and Iraq and fight with Daesh have to recognise that they will be targeted,” Mr Turnbull said.

Attorney-General George Brandis said on Thursday that he could not detail how Australia helped identify and locate Prakash.

“Sometimes it takes quite a while to isolate and locate a target so that they are able to be hit at a time when there will not be collateral damage,” he said.

“I can’t go into the details or the methodologies of any particular case but Australia did co-operate with the United States in relation to the identification and location of Prakash.”

Senator Brandis described Prakash as “the principal Australian reaching back from the Middle East … to the terrorist networks in both Melbourne and Sydney”.

The Australian Security Intelligence Organisation estimates that around 110 Australians have joined ISIS in Syria.

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Michael Sidebotham
Michael Sidebotham
2016-05-05 23:47

2 down 18,998 to go according to the DOD

bloodwolf911
bloodwolf911
2016-05-05 23:44

instant kebab

Julie Latham
Julie Latham
2016-05-06 00:09

That’s two NOT coming home!!!!! 😉

Alberto Aretuseo
Alberto Aretuseo
2016-05-06 09:45
Reply to  Julie Latham

he went by allah just without return =D

Mitchell O'Regan
Mitchell O'Regan
2016-05-06 00:40

Paul Antonopoulos

Paul Antonopoulos
Paul Antonopoulos
2016-05-06 00:41

I know mate 🙂

Mitchell O'Regan
Mitchell O'Regan
2016-05-06 00:49

Paul Antonopoulos Thats two inbreds not coming back to cause s**t here.

Though what do you think of Australians coming home after fighting for the Kurds against ISIS, I reckon there f*****g hero’s

daeshit sucks
daeshit sucks
2016-05-06 03:28

I agree with you. I don’t know how things go in Australia but my country (France) forbids to become a mercenary and ifever you kill s.o. in another country, you may be sued in France, even if it’s a daeshbag. Thus, it prevented a lot of people to go and help fighting daeshbags, al-Nusrats and other shits but didn’t helped prevent jihadis to go… Unfortunatelly, some came back to France and Belgium and you know what happened since 🙁 Well, from the pratical point of view, such terrorist gangs being warring against our countries, I consider their passports should be… Read more »

Kopfz
Kopfz
2016-05-06 02:42

Who cares where they came from or what their names were? Dead terrorists. Good news. Next.

Lee Jay Walker
Lee Jay Walker
2016-05-06 07:25

Lucky Australia!

AlSyd
AlSyd
2016-05-06 11:12

The Aussies are on the invaders coalition, don’t forget that. Either ISIS/Jihadists or with “the coalition” are all invaders. Turnbull and co. are guilty of directing, organising, and supply of invasion forces illegally participating in and are war crimes. Any Aussie military service man or woman participating are guilty accessories to such crimes, whether ordered to or voluntary.