BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:50 P.M.) – The U.S. Air Force reportedly killed one of the Islamic State’s (ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) commanders that was leading the defense of their last eastern Euphrates pocket.
According to reports, the Islamic State commander killed in eastern Deir Ezzor, today, was identified as Bashar Al-Mughbel.
— Drexl Spivey (@RisboLensky) January 26, 2019
The U.S. Coalition has been heavily bombarding the last Islamic State pocket east of the Euphrates in a bid to get them to surrender their final positions to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).