|Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali|
A deputy leader of Islamic State, Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali, has beenkilled in a US military strike in Iraq, the White House says.
Hayali, also known as Hajji Mutazz, is described by US officials as the second in command of the group.
They said he was killed in an attack on his car earlier this week.
A number of IS leaders have been taken out by strikes in recent months, including a senior leader who was killed by a drone last month in Syria.