BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:25 P.M.) – The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) launched their last phase of the eastern Euphrates offensive this past weekend in a bid to finally expel the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) from this region.

However, the SDF’s attack on the last ISIS-held town of Baghouz did not go as planned on Sunday as the terrorist group refused to yield any ground to the Kurdish-led troops.

According to reports, the Islamic State not only foiled the Syrian Democratic Forces’ attack on Baghouz, but they were also able to inflict heavy casualties within the ranks of the latter during the day-long battle.

The reports said that the Syrian Democratic Forces suffered as many as 20 casualties during the battle, as the Islamic State managed to hold their ground throughout the attack.

The Syrian Democratic Forces are working to capture Baghouz from the Islamic State in order to clear the eastern region of the Euphrates River Valley.

The U.S.’ future withdrawal from Syria is also contingent on the defeat of the Islamic State in this imperative region in eastern Syria.

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Abu bakr
Abu bakr
2019-02-11 13:27

A small group fighting 79 nations and it’s proxies ya Allah how can one deny your might and beauty

Daeshbags-Sux
Daeshbags-Sux
2019-02-11 17:09
Reply to  Abu bakr

ROFL : there aren’t 79 armies in an all out war : they simply do their usual training routines at the same rate they would drop real weapons during drills… Except they use your cockroaches instead of dummy targets 🙂
US militaries are 1.3 millions, they only sent 2,000 😉
In this offensive, there are only 1,000 SDF fighters, the 30th or 40th of their manpower 😉
This is low intensity warfare and attrition, baby!
Muhammad-kuffara, Na’al ‘dine Allah!

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2019-02-11 23:22
Reply to  Daeshbags-Sux

Sdf lost some 12 fighters and IS more like 80. Their families are fleeing. The only civilians among IS are their families. Still SDF is advancing, slowly. IS members continue to surrender.