Islamic State Militants Take Control Of Many Villages In Syria

544

BEIRUT: Islamic State IS militants take control of many villages in Syrian province.

 

IS militants advance in Syrian province
IS militants advance in Syrian province

Militants from the Islamic State (IS) group have conquered many villages in the northern Syrian province of Aleppo, a monitoring group Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights confirmed today. The monitoring group said the extremist group had managed to get hold of the six villages north of the city of Aleppo, and are now not so far from the border with Turkey.