Jiya Furat mentioned on Saturday the Syrian Democratic Forces had cornered the remaining militants in a neighbourhood of Baghouz village close to the Iraqi border, underneath hearth from all sides.
“Within the coming few days, in a really brief time, we’ll unfold the nice tidings to the world of the navy finish of Daesh,” he mentioned, utilizing the Arabic acronym for Islamic State.
He was talking after Trump mentioned on Friday there could be “nice bulletins” about Syria over the subsequent 24 hours.
Trump has sworn to tug US forces from Syria after IS’s territorial defeat, elevating questions over the destiny of Washington’s Kurdish allies and Turkish involvement in north-east Syria.
In the meantime, the chief of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group has blasted Trump forward of his anticipated declaration of victory towards IS.
Hassan Nasrallah mentioned on Saturday that had it not been for the US, Syrian authorities forces, supported by Hezbollah fighters on the bottom, would have defeated the extremists a very long time in the past.
Syrian forces captured all areas west of the Euphrates River from IS by late 2017, whereas on the jap aspect US-backed Kurdish-led fighters are anticipated to conclude their battle towards IS within the coming days.