BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:50 A.M.) – The month of May has been cruel to the Islamic State (ISIL) forces, as the terror organization has suffered several defeats in both Iraq and Syria.

Perhaps the Islamic State’s biggest loss this month came at the hands of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in the western countryside of the Al-Raqqa Governorate.

The Syrian Democratic Forces not only captured Tabaqa City this month, but also, the strategic Tabaqa Dam and its surrounding villages.

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Meanwhile, in east Aleppo, the Islamic State suffered another setback near the Euphrates River, as the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) announced the capture of the strategic Jirah Military Airport on Friday.

With a significant amount of ground lost already in May, the rest of the month looks rather bleak for the Islamic State, as news of Syrian Army reinforcements landing in Deir Ezzor adds to the terrorist group’s plight.

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  1. now the only problem is US backed FSA thugs who are controlling tanaf border and moving towards Al bukamal towards Al qaim border of iraq this should not happen bcuz US is looking towards dier zor to connect with SDF to cut off SAA from border and divide syria . SAA Should Advance fast through the desert area where ISIL is less presence and round up isil till dier zor. SAA should move in 3 direction towards dier zor one from Palmyara 2nd from Alleppo and 3rd from the Sotuh of the desert are where FSA is moving faster this is more easier to reach dier zor.. this will put pressure on isil and FSA both.

  2. The sooner map will be neither with green nor grey, the better.
    BTW, if some of the roaches came from the EU, it’s useless to send them back, we can do without and we prefer to not know what happened to them, knowing they’re pushing up the daisies is enough 😉