According to Reuters, U.S.-backed fighters in Syria are poised to capture Islamic State’s last enclave on the Euphrates, bringing its self-declared caliphate to the brink of total defeat.Jiya Furat said the Syrian Democratic Forces had cornered the remaining militants in a neighborhood of Baghouz village near the Iraqi border, under fire from all sides.
He added that “In the coming few days, in a very short time, we will spread the good tidings to the world of the military end of Daesh."
Islamic State's 'Caliphate' On Brink of Defeat In Syria
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