Islamic State Fighters ‘Surrendering in Large Numbers’ as Caliphate Crumbles

The evacuations came as the US-backed forces slowed down their latest push on Baghouz, the last shred of ISIS-held territory, to allow civilians to leave the caliphate .

Islamic State Fighters ‘Surrendering in Large Numbers’ as Caliphate Crumbles

SYRIA – Thousands of people, including armed fighters, have left the last area held by ISIS in Syria, a spokesperson for the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said. Mostafa Bali of the SDF tweeted that about 3,000 people had come out of the village of Baghouz in eastern Syria on Monday through a humanitarian corridor established by […]