Baghdadi was believed to be in Mosul, Iraq, before a US-led coalition began an effort to reclaim the city in October 2016.
Despite the bounty on Baghdadi's head, Townsend said, "When we find him, I think we'll just try to kill him ..."
Townsend said he hopes the USA government works out an arrangement for a long-term military presence in Iraq to minimize the chances of another IS-like episode.
The coalition said in a statement that during July, it had investigated 37 reports of civilian casualties.
There have been several previous reports of Baghdadi's death.
"My personal view is I wouldn't want to repeat that", Townsend said.
He credited the Trump administration with putting greater trust in him and other commanders to execute the counter-IS campaign. "And we don't get 20 questions with every action that happens on the battlefield and every action that we take".
"A key result of that is that we don't get second-guessed a lot", he added.
The average price of premium gasoline is now $2.93 a gallon, up almost three cents over the same period. The news immediately sent US gasoline prices to a two-year high, Reuters reported Wednesday night.
And this time, she did not let Halep back in, improving to 11-0 in first-round matches in NY . "It's the luck. With the emotional win, she improved to 7-0 against Halep and 18-0 in night matches at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Princes William and Harry have remained strong since the death of their mother, Princess Diana , 20 years ago. Giles Hotel in London , close to Centrepoint, a homeless charity of which the princess was a patron.
The Angels are now 12th in the American League in runs scored but we can expect that to improve with the acquisition of Upton. General manager Billy Eppler had yet to make a splash move while with the Angels, and this definitely counts in that category.
After this sale, 18,664 common shares of KITE are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $3,323,125. Moreover, Raymond James Fincl Service Advisors has 0.01% invested in Kite Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:KITE). (NASDAQ:GILD).
Timothy Piazza died on February 4, after participating in a fraternity hazing tradition two nights prior. Parks Miller said that they all played a role in the overall event that lead to Piazzas tragic death.
In the Wichita area, major gas station retailers boosted per-gallon prices from $2.29 to $2.49 in many locations today. Flood waters are ravaging Houston, the fourth-largest city in the US and the rain just keeps on coming.
The study was led by Swiss astronomer Vincent Bourrier from the Geneva Observatory in Switzerland and colleagues. This artist's rendition shows what the surface of a planet in the TRAPPIST-1 system might look like.
Francis has regularly spoken out in defence of the Rohingya , a persecuted Muslim group in predominantly Buddhist Myanmar . An English language statement by the Burmese Information Ministry has put the blame on Rohingya Muslim insurgents.
Thousands of Rohingya pour into Bangladesh
It is the first time in Rakhine s bitter and bloody crisis that Hindus have fled - a sign violence is billowing out. Large numbers of refugees are now stranded near the border after Bangladesh blocked their entry.
Pleasant weather on tap for holiday weekend
NEXT WEEK: A cold front will bring a chance of showers Tuesday into part of the day Wednesday , but no severe weather is expected. We could see a few showers later in the early evening hours, but most of the area stays dry with partly cloudy skies.
The first Android 8.0 Oreo phone is here, the Sony Xperia XZ1
That could all be changing now though, as Sony has just announced the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact , alongside the Sony Xperia XZ1 . That won't be a huge problem for most as it will be a small sacrifice to pay to get a smaller phone with high-end specs.
Destiny 2 Wheels Out the Live Action Trailer to Drum Up Hype
Vogt-Roberts also talked a bit about how the whole thing came about and the creative process that went into making this trailer. So begins the live action trailer which Bungie just released to promote the September 6 release of Destiny 2 on console.
Eid al-Adha Begins Tonight, Bensonhurst Prayer Tomorrow
Muslims greet each other by saying " Eid Mubarak " on during the festival which involves prayers and visits to friends and family. Muslims around the world believe that Allah (God) commanded Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son Ishmael.
Kezia Dugdale was not simply 'hounded out' by Corbynites
But, to cut to the chase, do I believe that Ms Dugdale has been ousted in a coup by the left? But she is leader no more. But since his re-election as leader she had publicly backed him, supporting his bid to become prime minister in June.
Katy Perry Stagehand Sues ... Thanks to You, I Only Got 9 Toes
TMZ published photos that documented Fish's injury throughout her ordeal and, TBH, it took a lot of preparation for us to look. A stagehand who lost a toe during Katy Perry's Prismatic world tour in 2014 is suing the singer for an undisclosed amount.
TDP leaders celebrate Nandyal victory
TDP cadres celebrated the party victory at Nandyal at the party office here with senior leader C M A Zaheer Ahmed cutting a cake. She was made the Tourism and Culture Minister in N Chandrababu Naidu's Cabinet after the demise of her father.
Jared Leto's VMAs Tribute to Chester Bennington
If you're struggling, you can find more information via Samaritans and Mind or you can call the Samaritans helpline on 116 123. MTV is using today's VMAs broadcast to raise awareness and support for mental health, via the US-based website Half of Us .
Amazon cuts prices on items at Whole Foods
Amazon will pay $42 per Whole Foods share, an 18 percent premium from its price the day before the tie-up was announced June 16. While Google and Walmart attract the masses, Amazon and Whole Foods have accessed the elite few who can afford the best foods.