31 octombrie 2019

Canine hero Conan to get White House welcome after Baghdadi raid


They say every dog has its day -- and so it will be for this consummate paw-fessional who has been invited to the White House in recognition of his heroic role in taking out jihadist leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Conan, a veteran of numerous combat missions, proved his bark was as frightening as his bite as he took point in the weekend US commando raid that led to the death of the Islamic State group's leader in Syria. The Belgian Malinois's identity was a closely-guarded secret until it was [...]