Free Syrian Army fighters are seen through a hole in a wall in Deir al-Zor, eastern Syria February 18, 2014. (REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi)
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Around 30 fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) broke out of a makeshift jail where rival Syrian Islamists had been holding them, an activist group said Friday as it detailed the latest territorial gains by the Al-Qaeda offshoot.In the same province Thursday, ISIS seized control of Syria's largest oil field from the Nusra Front, Al-Qaeda's official wing in Syria, consolidating its position in the eastern Deir al-Zor province bordering Iraq.The Observatory said the 30 fighters that escaped Friday were all Syrian.
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