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US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces seize key gas oilfield in Deir Al-Zor

  • 24 September 2017 - 11:26
US-backed Syrian Kurdish forces seize key gas oilfield in Deir Al-Zor

U.S.-backed forces said on Saturday they had seized a major natural gas field in Syria’s Deir al-Zor province from Islamic State militants in rapid advances since the start of an operation earlier this month to capture areas east of the Euphrates river. Commander Ahmed Abu Khawla told...