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ISIS Is Losing Its Capital – The Daily Beast

ISIS Is Losing Its Capital – The Daily Beast

This week’s fighting in Syria has seen major changes for the self-proclaimed Islamic State’s grip there, leaving some in the Pentagon wondering if ISIS is trying to expand its territorial hold or is in its last throes.

This week, Kurdish forces pushed the terror group out of two cities —al Thawrah and Ash Shaddadi—that sit on supply routes for ISIS’s de facto Syrian capital, Raqqa.

Source: ISIS Is Losing Its Capital – The Daily Beast