Col. Steve Warren, a spokesman for the American-led coalition fighting the militant group, told reporters at a news briefing that the airstrike on Thursday took place near the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa, Syria. He said the Pentagon was still seeking final verification that Mr. Emwazi, a 27-year-old British citizen who became known as Jihadi John, was killed in the strike.
It's not going to make any of us feel safer as there's thousands more murderous cowards lined up to take his place. I doubt it will bring any closure to the families of ISIS victims although there may be a sense of justice. The Paris bombings appear to be unrelated, more revenge for France's actions against ISIS.