President Donald Trump tweeted that the military working dog injured in the raid that killed the Islamic State leader will leave the Middle East for a trip to the White House next week.
Trump also declassified the dog’s name — Conan.
The president tweeted a photo of Conan with the caption “American Hero!” along with a comical image, photoshopped by the Daily Wire, showing Trump awarding the dog with a Medal of Honor.
Conan was hurt by exposed electrical wires during the raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi last weekend and has since returned to active duty. He has worked with special operations forces for four years and participatedmilitary dog in around 50 missions, government officials said.
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