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Syria: US-backed Kurdish and Arab forces advance on IS locations in Deir Al-Zour

  • 22 February 2017 - 15:02
Syria: US-backed Kurdish and Arab forces advance on IS locations in Deir Al-Zour

BBC - A US-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab rebels has advanced into territory held by so-called Islamic State (IS) in Deir al-Zour province, eastern Syria. Kurdish military sources said the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) had captured some 15 villages from IS. Unidentified air strikes...