The U.S. CENTCOM commented on reports of civilian casualties in the air strikes in Syria

Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command, updates reporters at the Pentagon about the military campaign against Islamic State militants in Iraq, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. The top U.S. commander for the Middle East says fighting over the Syrian border town of Kobani has allowed the U.S.- led coalition to take out large numbers of Islamic State group fighters that have been pouring in.   (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
18.09.2017

The Central command of the US Armed forces (CENTCOM) commented on reports about the death of civilians after the air strikes of coalition on 16 September in Syria. “On September 16, the coalition performed one  airstrike near the Syrian al-Mayadine, which was aimed on tactical units of ISIS, destroyed one of the ISIS boats” — said in CENTCOM. It is noted that the information about possible losses among the civilian…

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The Syrian army cut off the main supply route of ISIS in Deir-ez-Zor

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18.09.2017

The Syrian army backed by allied forces took control of the district Jafr in the South-East of Deir ez-Zor, reported a source in the headquarters of the operation to liberate the city. “The army and the allied forces pulled out the ISIS terrorists from district Jafri, thus cut the main supply route to the terrorists-controlled areas of Deir-ez-Zor,” — said the interlocutor. Earlier, government forces took control of neighbouring areas,…

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