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Pentagon Claims ISIS To Lose Last Of Its Territory in Syria In A 'Couple of Weeks'

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According to a report by Business Insider, on Tuesday, the Pentagon said that the US military, together with its coalition partners, is close to liberating the last of the ISIS-controlled territory in Syria. Acting Secretary of Defense Pat Shanahan told reporters, "I'd say 99.5% plus of ISIS-controlled territory has been returned to the Syrians. Within a couple of weeks, it will be 100%." Shanahan reportedly added, ""ISIS is no longer able to govern. ISIS no longer has freedom to mass forces. Syria is no longer a safe haven."

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