BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:30 A.M.) – Locals in Al-Mayadeen have spoken of the horror of living with Islamic State after the terror group was routed from one of its last strongholds by Syrian and allied forces.

Footage shot on Sunday showed the city in ruins with huge caches of weapons left behind by feeling IS fighters.

Locals spoke of being thrown in jail for smoking one cigarette, having beard stubble or not wearing the correct clothing.

Russian Defence Ministry Spokesperson Major General Igor Konashenkov confirmed the city was retaken during a successful offensive operation carried out by Syrian government troops.

A Syrian military officer said troops searched the whole area, which was the main military depot of ISIS and found underground tunnels full of weapons.

The operation to liberate Al-Mayadeen, which is 44 kilometres (27.3 miles) southeast of Deir ez-Zor, reportedly lasted less than three days.

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War & Peace
War & Peace
2017-10-16 07:58

Why people are complaining on being liberated? Aren’t they supposed to be following a most peaceful religion on earth preached by ISIS? Every believing Islamist will make every one else to believe all the atrocities inside Iraq & Syria as Jooish conspiracy without really accepting that it was Sunni Arabs and Moslems from around the world predominantly Moslem countries who have all come together inside Iraq & Syria forming Daesh based on the invite given by a Mad man who proclaimed himself as Calif and wanted to establish a Caliphate and created all this death & destruction. Just blaming Israel,… Read more »

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LidMad88
2017-10-16 13:16
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You’re an idiot. Da’esh is a political wahhabi group, not islamic, and definitely not Sunni. Wahhabism is a separate religion, with its ”prophet” Ibn Taymiyyah from the 13th/14th century, and it goes completely against the principles of Islam. Financed by the West (by the UK in the beginning to destroy the Ottomans; and eventually by the USA to topple secular Muslim nations) and the Gulf wahhabi kingdoms of the ME and Israhell. Better keep your mouth shut about something you don’t even understand, ignorant scum, you’re not as smart as you think you are.

MadLid88
MadLid88
2017-10-16 22:09
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Hey Monkey, are you by any chance an illiterate Imam? Just for your kind information try to get this information corrected in Wikipedia so that idiots like us living in the moon can get enlightenment like you. I really pity you. By all the shouting you are acting like your bottom is on fire, try applying some Burnol or some cold cream you really need it. You are just behaving like a donkey carrying such a terrible load of Islam on you. A donkey on its own it cannot off load its luggage load and it waits for its owner… Read more »