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Video: IS group cornered in Iraq-Syria border region

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Latest update : 2017-11-20

US-backed Syrian forces are battling the Islamic State group for full control of Albu Kamal in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor. FRANCE 24's special envoys report from the frontline.

Date created : 2017-11-20

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