Tag : Manbij
title : Photos: Syrian Civilians Rejoice After Being Rescued From ISIL by US-backed Fighters
summary : After Syrian Democratic Forces retook the northern town of Manbij from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), civilians celebrated with relief Friday. Democratic Forces escorted 2,000 hostages from the area, who ISIL retreating fighters had been using as human shields.
date : Aug 20, 2016 10:57 AM EDT