Islamic State 'emir' appears back from the dead on French TV

Omar Diaby, a jihadist recruiter wanted by France, said his announced death in battle in Syria was made to fool security services while he had surgery.

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A leading French jihadist recruiter has resurfaced, saying he spread rumours of his own death so he could undergo surgery while avoiding detection. He also offered unlikely support for French far-right leader Marine Le Pen, reports FRANCE 24.