<span>Islamic State attacks government, Russian forces in Syrian desert</span>

Al-Monitor | Dec 13, 2021 at 8:03 PM
  • Islamic State (IS) militants have attacked Syrian regime and Russian forces in Syria’s central and eastern desert regions.
  • Russian forces are in Syria to help the Syrian government in its war against rebel groups.
  • The Kurdish news outlet Hawar News Agency also noted a desert ambush against government forces there in November.