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Agency: seized documents give insight into Islamic State’s payroll | Iraqi News
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Agency: seized documents give insight into Islamic State’s payroll | Iraqi News

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Islamic State members were paid their salaries based on the number of their dependents, with top leaders receiving a minimum of US$500, according to documents seized by police forces in Mosul.

Documents viewed and published by Russian agency Sputnik revealed that payments varied based on the number of wives and children a fighter retained, but did not surpass US$300. Unmarried members received a fixed amount of US$70, of which US$40 were paid as a meal allowance, which was also fixed even for married fighters.

Source: Agency: seized documents give insight into Islamic State’s payroll