January 23, 2018 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos
DEIR EZZOR, Syria – ISIS is proving themselves to still be a capable force despite their rapid decline in 2017.
The past few days has seen tens of Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters being killed and wounded in a series of suicide attacks in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor. Details can be read here.
ISIS has also released footage of them recapturing Al-Bahra village in Deir Ezzor province from SDF fighters.
— EMN NEWS (@EasternMediafax) January 22, 2018
It is proving a difficult time for Kurdish forces as they are also battling the Turkish military and their Syrian proxies in the northwest canton of Afrin. Details can be read here.