Syria state media says US forces ‘kidnapped civilians’ near Deir Ezzor

Arab News | Dec 13, 2021 at 7:57 AM
  • US forces carried out on Monday at dawn a “large airborne operation” near Deir Ezzor, in eastern Syria.
  • There was no independent confirmation of the report.
  • US forces are deployed at a base in al-Tanf region, south of Deir al-Zor, as part of combat mission against Islamic State militants who continue to wage a low-level insurgency in Iraq and Syria.