Air strikes target Islamic State enclave in Syria -SDF

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Sun, 10 Mar 2019 - 06:47 GMT

After a Syrian Air Force strike in Damascus, January 2013 – REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

After a Syrian Air Force strike in Damascus, January 2013 – REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

BEIRUT - 10 March 2019: Air strikes targeted Islamic State weapons stores on Sunday as the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) launched an attack against the jihadists' enclave at Baghouz near the Iraqi border, SDF official Mustafa Bali said.

In a post on Twitter, Bali said the attack began at 6 p.m. (1600 GMT). "Direct and fierce" clashes were underway, he added.

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