Saturday, March 26, 2016

Ash Carter: ISIS on the Run in Syria; No. 2 Killed in US Raid

Islamic State fighters were on the retreat in the strategic Syrian city of Palmyra on Friday, as the United States said it likely killed several senior leaders of the militant group this week including its top finance officer.
The double blow to the hardline Islamist group in its self-declared caliphate, which covers huge areas of Syria and Iraq, came three days after Islamic State suicide bombers killed 31 people in Brussels, the worst such attack in Belgian history.

https://www.newsmax.com/Newsfront/Syria-conflict-US-IS/2016/03/25/id/720866/