August 26, 2017, 1:54 PM (IDT)
The Islamic State summer offensive is in full spate on three fronts – two in Syria and a third in European cities – thus pricking the prevailing view of Western experts on Islamic terror that the caliphate’s territorial shrinkage in Syria and Iraq heralds its approaching demise. A surprise assault this week gave the jihadists the chance to snatch several villages southeast of Raqqa as well as Syrian camps and positions. Around 100 Syrian troops were left dead.
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