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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi giving a speech

The leader of Isis has been seen on camera for the first time in almost five years in a brand new video launched by the extremist group.

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi offers a speech in a video addressing the tip of the group’s bodily ‘caliphate’.

It’s his first video look since he delivered a sermon on the al-Nuri mosque in the Iraqi metropolis of Mosul in 2014.

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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State group, delivering a sermon at a mosque in Iraq This file image made from video posted on a militant website Saturday, July 5, 2014, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, purports to show the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, delivering a sermon at a mosque in Iraq. On Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, Iraqi officials and state television said al-Baghdadi has been wounded in an airstrike in western Iraq. An Interior Ministry intelligence official told The Associated Press on Sunday that the strike happened early Saturday in the town of Qaim in Iraq's Anbar province. FILE. (AP Photo/Militant video, File)
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State group, delivering a sermon at a mosque in Iraq (Image: AP)
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This image made from video posted on a militant website on Monday, April 29, 2019, purports to show the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, being interviewed by his group's Al-Furqan media outlet. Al-Bagdadi acknowledged in his first video since June 2014 that IS lost the war in the eastern Syrian village of Baghouz that was captured last month by the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces. (Al-Furqan media via AP)
 Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi purportedly being interviewed by his group’s Al-Furqan media outlet (Image: AP)
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This image made from video posted on a militant website on Monday, April 29, 2019, purports to show the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, being interviewed by his group's Al-Furqan media outlet. Al-Bagdadi acknowledged in his first video since June 2014 that IS lost the war in the eastern Syrian village of Baghouz that was captured last month by the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces. (Al-Furqan media via AP)
Video was posted on a militant web site at this time (Image: AP)

The video launched by Al-Furqan exhibits Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi showing with a bushy gray and purple beard, carrying a black gown with a beige vest and seated on the ground with what seems to be a machine gun propped up subsequent to him.

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The SITE Intelligence group stated al-Baghdadi acknowledged in the video the tip of the battle in Baghouz, the group’s final stronghold in Syria, and mentioned the bombings in Sri Lanka that killed greater than 250 individuals.

Extra follows.

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