Syrian army fighters. Photo: AFP Syrian army fighters. Photo: AFP
Syrian army fighters. Photo: AFP

Syrian army breaks siege of Deir-ez-Zor, creating ‘strategic disaster’ for Islamic State

Government forces and tens of thousands of civilians in the city have been trapped under IS siege for more than two years, facing food and medical shortages

Topic |   Syrian conflict
Syrian army fighters. Photo: AFP Syrian army fighters. Photo: AFP
Syrian army fighters. Photo: AFP
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