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U.S.-backed forces crack down on Islamic State fighters in Syria's Deir al Zor


U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces said on Wednesday they had begun a campaign against "terrorists" linked to Islamic State in a strategic town in the oil rich eastern province of Deir al Zor that residents and witnesses say has been at the center of protests opposing the rule of U.S.-supported militia. (Reuters World News) More More

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