U.S.-backed SDF declares Islamic State defeated

Published March 23, 2019 218 Plays

Rumble / Trending NewsIslamic State has been defeated at its final shred of territory of Baghouz in Syria, the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Saturday, announcing the end of its self-declared "caliphate" that once spanned a third of Iraq and Syria. Saskia O'Donoghue reports.