A U.S.-backed Syrian drive and a warfare monitor say members of the Islamic State group have stormed a settlement for displaced individuals within the nation’s east and kidnapped scores of civilians.
The Syrian Democratic Forces mentioned in a press release that combating Friday night time within the Hajin camp for displaced individuals left 20 IS gunmen and “a number of” SDF fighters useless. It added that IS gunmen took civilians by drive to areas within the final pocket they management.
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The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights that displays Syria’s warfare mentioned as many as 130 households have been kidnapped by the extremists, who warned they may kill them.
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The world in Syria’s Deir el-Zour province has been witnessing days of intense clashes between IS and SDF fighters amid dangerous climate and low visibility.