Brett McGurk, the State Department's senior envoy to the anti-Islamic State coalition, said that steps President Trump has taken, including delegating decision-making authority down from the White House to commanders in the field, have "dramatically accelerated" gains against the militants.
On Tuesday, the advancing Kurdish-led SDF announced its forces had driven die-hard fighters out of the main encampment, where they had been confined in recent days.
On Wednesday, President Trump took the opportunity to show the world pictorially just how far the US and its allies have come in the effort against ISIS over the past two years alone. On Tuesday, a spokesman for USA -backed forces fighting IS in Syria says his fighters are in control of an encampment in the village of Baghouz where IS militants have been besieged for months.
US-backed forces pressed an offensive against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group in its last redoubt in Syria yesterday, denying reports that the militant enclave had fallen.
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The report also did not include data from the cockpit voice recorder, which was not recovered from the ocean floor until January. On November 1, 2018, divers found the first "black box", a Flight Data Recorder (FDR), buried in debris on the floor of the sea.
US President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the Islamic State's last bastion in Syria will be "gone" by the end of the day. A group of women and children were seen being evacuated from the Baghouz area.
Over the past two months, 60,000 people, mostly women and children, have poured out of the shrinking ISIS territory. "Many have been caught up in the fighting and dozens have been burnt or badly injured by shrapnel", Wendy Taeuber, IRC's Iraq and northeast Syria country director, said in a statement.
The fall of Baghouz will mark the end of ISIS' four-year terror campaign.
But ISIS has already begun its transformation into a guerrilla organisation, and still carries out deadly hit-and-run attacks from desert or mountain hideouts.
"In Syria we're leaving 200 people there and 200 people in another place in Syria closer to Israel for a period of time".