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A member of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) delivers care to Hareth Najem, an Iraqi orphan, near the village of Baghouz, Deir Al Zor province, Syria March 1, 2019. Picture taken March 1, 2019. Photo by Rodi Said/Reuters
US-backed Syrian fighters advance on 2 fronts against IS

The ground assault into the last area held by the Islamic State group intensified Saturday as U.S.-backed Syrian fighters made “remarkable progress” amid heavy clashes, including the capture of a hill overlooking a tent encampment for the extremists, officials with…

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