Middle East

Regime denies Daesh took road between Palmyra and Deir al-Zor

Members of the Syrian Democratic Forces fire their arms during a battle against Islamic State (IS) group jihadists to retake the central hospital of Raqa on the western frontline of the city on September 28, 2017. Syrian fighters backed by US special forces are battling to clear the last remaining Islamic State group jihadists holed up in their crumbling stronghold of Raqa. AFP / BULENT KILIC

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 29, 2017, on page 1.

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