Syrian army retakes Hasaka city from ISIL

The Syrian army had now "cleansed" ISIL members from the southern district of Nashwa in the city

Syrian army retakes Hasaka city from ISIL

World Bulletin / News Desk

The Syrian army said on Monday it had recaptured a main residential quarter in the strategically located northeastern city of Hasaka, several days after its capture by ISIL in a lightning assault.

Syrian state television said in a newsflash that the army had now "cleansed" ISIL members from the southern district of Nashwa in the city.

The group's assault last Thursday had allowed them to take positions in heavily populated districts in the heart of the city and to drive out thousands of civilians..

Güncelleme Tarihi: 29 Haziran 2015, 13:27
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