Middle East

US-backed Syria fighters regain control of prison, ending six-day Isis attack




The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) regained full control of al-Sina’a prison in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasaka on Wednesday, spokesman Farhad Shami said in a tweet, and all remaining Islamic State militants had surrendered.At least 200 prison inmates and militants and 30 security forces have died since Isis militants attacked the jail on Thursday in a bid to free their members, officials have said.There was no mention by the SDF of the 850 children and minors caught in the…



READ SOURCE

See also  Ankara, Baghdad fight against Daesh may be stepped up in wake of Iraqi elections: Experts

Leave a Reply