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ISIS frees hundreds of ‘human shields’ in Syria

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WAR-TORN. Members of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) walk amid the rubble of destroyed buildings in the northern Syrian town of Manbij on August 7, 2016, as they comb the city in search of the last remaining jihadists, a day after they retook it from the Islamic State group. File photo by Delil Souleiman/AFP

The retreat of ISIS from the city of Manbij marks the jihadists’ worst defeat yet at the hands of the Syrian Democratic Forces

BEIRUT, Lebanon (Aug. 14, 2016) — Islamic State group jihadists have released hundreds of civilians used as human shields while fleeing a crumbling stronghold in northern Syria, but the fate of others remained unknown on Saturday, August 13.  Continue reading ISIS frees hundreds of ‘human shields’ in Syria