Syrian Kurdish Forces Tighten Siege after Islamic State Prison Break

24 January 2022 11:34 WIB

A Syrian Democratic Forces affiliate points a gun outside a prison while in clash with the Islamic State militants in Hasaka, Syria January 22, 2022. Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) troops aided by U.S. troops tightened their siege of a prison housing Islamic State suspects after inmates took over the facility. North Press Agency Digital/Handout via REUTERS

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Syrian Democratic Forces affiliates take position outside a prison while in clash with the Islamic State militants in Hasaka, Syria January 22, 2022. Militants detonated a car bomb near the prison gates, helping dozens of inmates flee to the neighbouring Ghweiran district of al-Hasaka, witnesses and officials said. North Press Agency Digital/Handout via REUTERS

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Syrian Democratic Forces conduct search for Islamic State militants in Hasaka, Syria January 23, 2022, in this screen grab taken from a video. Dozens of inmates were killed in the attack on the prison in northeastern Syria, which began on Thursday. North Press Agency Digital/Handout via REUTERS

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Syrian Democratic Forces conduct search for Islamic State militants in Hasaka, Syria January 23, 2022, in this screen grab taken from a video. It said on Sunday the death toll of its fighters rose to 27 with over 160 of the attackers alongside 15 inmates killed in the deadliest rioting in detention centres. North Press Agency Digital/Handout via REUTERS

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Syrian Democratic Forces conduct search for Islamic State militants in Hasaka, Syria January 23, 2022, in this screen grab taken from a video. North Press Agency Digital/Handout via REUTERS

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An armoured vehicle rides next to a smoke as Syrian Democratic Forces affiliates clash with the Islamic State militants outside a prison in Hasaka, Syria January 22, 2022, in this screen grab taken from a video. North Press Agency Digital/Handout via REUTERS

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