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That victory has whittled down the jihadists group’s territorial control to a single pocket in the east of the country, where it faces a separate assault by US-backed forces. IS overran large swathes of Syria and neighbouring Iraq in 2014, proclaiming a “caliphate” in land it controlled.Continue reading

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Syria’s army Friday warned residents of the country’s last major rebel bastion to stay away from jihadists, who have yet to withdraw from a buffer zone ahead of a looming deadline.

“Get away from the fighters. Their fate is sealed and near,. Don’t allow the terrorists to take you as human shields.”Continue reading