Syria conflict: US-backed forces 'enter IS-held Manbij'

June 23, 2016 1:56 PM

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Syria conflict: US-backed forces 'enter IS-held Manbij'

A US-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters has reportedly advanced into a strategically important Syrian town held by so-called Islamic State.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said there were heavy clashes between the Syrian Democratic Forces and IS militants on the outskirts of Manbij.

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