Syrian army races towards IS enclave

Syria’s army and its allies are racing towards their enclave in the Euphrates city of Deir al-Zor, seeking to free it after years of Islamic State siege as jihadist defences collapse. Deir al-Zor’s provincial governor, Mohammed Ibrahim Samra, told Reuters in a phone interview that he expects the army to arrive at the city within […]

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