A US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter stands atop a building that overlooks the village where Islamic State militants in Baghouz are making their last stand. Photo: AP

Caliphate’s end game: trapped in this tiny Syrian village, Islamic State militants are making their final stand

  • More than 300 extremists trying to negotiate an exit while besieged by US-backed forces in Baghouz village
  • Fighters are hiding among civilians and preventing them from leaving area
Topic |   Islamic State

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A US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter stands atop a building that overlooks the village where Islamic State militants in Baghouz are making their last stand. Photo: AP
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