Albu Kamal

U.S.-led coalition does not have "releasable info" on Baghdadi whereabouts

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 - 11:39 GMT

The U.S.-led coalition told Reuters on Friday that it does not have "any releasable information concerning the whereabouts" of IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

Observatory: IS takes back half of Syrian town from Syrian army, allies

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 - 10:59 GMT

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Friday that Islamic State has taken back control of half of the Syrian town of Albu Kamal.

Syria declares victory over Islamic State

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 12:34 GMT

Syria's army declared victory over Islamic State, saying its capture of the jihadists' last town in the country marked the collapse of their project in the region.

Syrian army, allies take last Islamic State bation in Syria

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 11:12 GMT

The Syrian army and its allies have taken Albu Kamal, Islamic State's last major stronghold in Syria.

Egypt Today’s morning international news

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 08:59 GMT

Egypt Today briefs top stories for political issues.

Syria civil war: Last major Daesh town Albu Kamal 'captured'

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Syrian army and allied forces have taken Albu Kamal, the last major town held by so-called Daesh in the country, pro-government sources said.

Syrian army, allies, take last IS stronghold in Syria

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 12:20 GMT

Syria's army and its allies, led in the battle by Lebanon's Hezbollah, have captured the last major Islamic State-held town in Syria.