HomePolitical NewsISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Was Released From US Prison Camp Bucca in 2004 by Bush White House Mike Vance October 28, 2019 ***CORRECTION*** We earlier stated that Baghdadi was released during the President Obama administration. He was released during the President Bush administration. On Saturday night President Trump and America scored another victory. US Special Ops forces killed ISIS leader Abu Bark al-Baghdadi near the Syrian-Turkis border. ***CORRECTION*** Al-Baghdadi was leading the ISIS Caliphate. One thing people should definitely know is he was held by the US back in 2004 until the Iraqis and the Bush administraiton agreed to free him. Al-Baghdadi was held by the US in Camp Bucca Iraq. The Bush administration shut down this particular prison camp allowing its prisoners to be freed in 2004. This includes Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. More on the Death of ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: Sebastian Gorka: Obama Took a Vote on Killing bin Laden, Trump Just 'Did It' WATCH: President Trump Gives Jaw-Dropping Response When Asked if He Notified Speaker Pelosi of Attack on ISIS Leader 'He Died Like a Dog' - President Trump Confirms ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Has Been Killed Despite this huge mistake by the Bush administration, he was Baghdadi was finally brought to justice.