Standoff near Syrian prison holding IS militants continues

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Clashes between U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish fighters and militants continue for a fourth day. The standoff follows a bold assault by the extremists that breached the premises of Gweiran Prison. More than 3,000 suspected IS militants are believed to be held in the prison, including over 600 under the age of 18.
4 months ago·Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic

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