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Morbidly obese ISIS terrorist ‘Jabba the Jihadi’ captured

Members from the Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service present Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, with a flag from Bartilah, a town recaptured just outside of Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. (DoD Photo by Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Dominique A. Pineiro/Released)

Keep the 72 virgins and bring on the doughnuts.

The 560-pound ISIS leader Abu Abdul Bari, also known as “Jabba the Jihad,” was captured in Iraq, according to Stars and Stripes.

An Iraqi SWAT team captured the rotund rebel in Mosul, where he was wheeled off in the back of a pickup truck.

The capture of Bari, who personally represents more than a quarter ton of terrorism, was met favorably on social media where the meme “He puts the fat it fatwa” quickly made the rounds.


Some of the online celebrating was a bit on the dark side, including a tweet from British soldier Macer Gifford, who reportedly fought alongside Kurdish troops in Syria.

“Good luck hanging him in Iraq,” Gifford tweeted of the portly radical.

Bari’s nickname was inspired by the gluttonous and corrupt “Star Wars” character Jabba the Hutt.


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