Deir Ezzor News

IS defends last Syria redoubt, as family members flee

The alliance launched a military offensive to expel IS from the eastern banks of the Euphrates in the oil-rich province of Deir Ezzor in September.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 13, 2019

US-backed Syria force announces final push against Islamic State

Backed by air strikes of the US-led coalition against IS, the Kurdish-Arab alliance has in recent months cornered the jihadists in a final pocket of territory in Syria's eastern province of Deir Ezzor.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 10, 2019

Heavy clashes as US-backed forces battle IS in Syria

The SDF launched an offensive to expel IS from the eastern province of Deir Ezzor in September.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 10, 2019

US-backed Syria force announces final push against IS

Backed by air strikes of the US-led coalition against IS, the Kurdish-Arab alliance has in recent months cornered the jihadists in a final pocket of territory in Syria’s eastern province of Deir Ezzor.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019

US-backed Syria force announces ‘final battle’ against ISIS

Backed by air strikes by the US-led coalition against ISIS, the Kurdish-Arab alliance has in recent months cornered the jihadists in a final patch of territory in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019

US-backed Syria force announces final push against IS | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Backed by air strikes by the US-led coalition against IS, the Kurdish-Arab alliance has in recent months cornered the jihadists in a final patch of territory in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019

Trapped in shrinking Syria holdout, IS turns to human shields | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

In the neighbouring village of Al-Shaafa, the SDF’s spokesman for the Deir Ezzor region said the assault has been put on hold to protect civilians.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 3, 2019

After joining Isis aged 15, German woman asks to go home

They ended up in a tiny patch on the eastern banks of the Euphrates in Deir Ezzor province.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 2, 2019