Fighting between Syrian army, Islamic State kills scores: monitoring group




 
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Fighting between Syrian army, Islamic State kills scores: monitoring group
 
January 19th, 2016  
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Fighting between Syrian army, Islamic State kills scores: monitoring group
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights group said scores of Syrian government forces have been killed in three days of fighting with Islamic State in the east of the country, where the jihadist group has attacked government-held areas. Syrian officials could not be reached for comment. The Britain-based Observatory said 120 members of the Syrian government forces and 70 Islamic State fighters had been killed in clashes since Saturday.

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