The IS officially announced the creation of an affiliate in India last.
The world's most wanted man was last seen in Mosul in 2014, announcing the birth of IS's much-feared rule across swathes of Iraq and Syria, and appears to have outlived the proto-state.
Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said the attackers had been carrying machine guns, bombs and Molotov cocktails.
An air strike killed the deputy leader of the Islamic State group in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region, alongside another militant, a local security official said on Sunday.
The international coalition said in a statement it had conducted 34,038 strikes between August 2014 and the end of February this year.
The nearly five years of fighting against the most brutal militant group in modern history left major cities in ruins and populations homeless.