150 Islamic State fighters surrender in eastern Syria

//150 Islamic State fighters surrender in eastern Syria

150 Islamic State fighters surrender in eastern Syria

Some 150 Islamic State fighters have surrendered to US-backed forces in Baghouz, the extremist group’s last enclave in eastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights war monitoring group said on Monday.The IS fighters were among more than 400 people to leave the area on Monday after the US-backed rebels staged an assault in recent days, the Observatory said.Mustafa Bali, a spokesman for the Kurdish-led rebels, tweeted on Monday that the battle to retake IS-held Baghouz “is going to be…

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