ISIS regains full control of Syria border town Albu Kamal: monitor

Syrian forces at the border town of Albu Kamal. (Supplied)

The ISIS group fully recaptured the Syrian border town of Albu Kamal on Saturday, a monitor said, after a tough fightback for its last urban bastion against pro-regime forces.

“ISIS fully recaptured Albu Kamal, and regime forces and allied militia are now between one to two kilometres from the city limits,” said Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:51 - GMT 06:51
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