The hero military K9 that ultimately took-down ISIS mastermind Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi arrived at the White House Monday morning; receiving a warm welcome from the President of the United States.
‘Conan the K9’ was received on the White House lawn by President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump.
The Commander-in-Chief hinted at the invitation after news broke of Conan’s involvement in cornering al-Baghdadi before the terror leader detonated a suicide vest; killing himself and several children.
Original Story: October 31, 2019
President Trump officially unveiled the name of the hero K9 that helped take-out ISIS mastermind Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi; inviting ‘Conan’ to the White House as early as next week.
“Thank you Daily Wire. Very cute recreation, but the ‘live’ version of Conan will be leaving the Middle East for the White House sometime next week!” posted Trump on Twitter.
Thank you Daily Wire. Very cute recreation, but the “live” version of Conan will be leaving the Middle East for the White House sometime next week! https://t.co/Z1UfhxsSpT
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 31, 2019
“Conan was hurt during the mission after being exposed to live electrical wires while pursing Baghdadi through a tunnel underneath a compound in northwestern Syria, Gen. Frank McKenzie, who leads U.S. Central Command, said Wednesday. The dog, who has worked with special operations forces for four years and taken part in about 50 missions, has since returned to active duty,” reports Fox News.
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