Abu Azrael his original name is Ayyub Faleh al-Rubaie. Abu Azrael also known as ‘Iraqi Rambo’, ‘Angel of Death’. Abu Azrael literally means The Father of the Archangel of Death.
Abu has terrorized ISIS so much that they have declared that anyone taking his name in their camps will be punished.
10 Things that you should know about Abu Azrael:
- Abu Azrael is described in various sources as a 40 year old former university lecturer in Iraq.
- He is also one-time Taekwondo champion.
- He has killed more than 1500 ISIS fighters.
- His weapons of choice are an assault rifle, an axe and a scimitar.
- Abu’s Facebook page is not functioning now but it has 3, 00,000 followers.
- Abu has killed more militants with his sword and axe rather than his assault rifle.
- He is a commander in the Imam Ali Brigades, which are part of the Iraqi government-sponsored Popular Mobilization Forces.
- He first joined the fight against ISIS when a few militants beheaded a Shi’ite outside his house.
- Azrael’s catchprase, “Ila Tahin,” literally translates to “into flour.”
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