17 August 2019,   18:03
Intense battles in Syria - more than 1000 Islamist fighters are eliminated

Intensive battles in Eastern Syria continue. The United States-backed forces, try to free the last spot from ISS.

Air strikes and artillery fire is underway.

According to Syrian Democratic Forces, ISIS-controlled territory has been reduced to two kilometres. The number of terrorists arrested during the military operation has increased to 520, and more than 1000 Islamist fighters have been liquidated.