Double blow for ISIS as huge weapon haul is seized in Iraq and terror group loses ALL its territory on the Turkey-Syria border
- Reports claims ISIS has lost all its territory along the Syrian-Turkish border
- Turkish forces and Syrian rebels thought to have expelled the militants
- Rebels and Islamist factions backed by tanks and warplanes took villages
Turkish troops and allied Syrian rebels have driven the Islamic State group from the last strip of territory it controlled along the Syrian-Turkish border, a Turkish news agency reported.
The advance effectively seals the extremist group’s self-styled caliphate off from the outside word, shutting down key supply lines used to bring in foreign fighters, weapons and ammunition.
The Anadolu news agency today reported that Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army rebels had cleared the area between the northern Syrian towns of Azaz and Jarablus.
It said the advance ‘has removed terror organisation Daesh’s physical contact with the Turkish border in
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