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Fierce fighting erupts between QSD and ISIS in Manbij, Aleppo

Aleppo, -Fierce clashes erupted between QSD and ISIS terrorists in Manbij city in Aleppo northeastern countryside, leaving a number of fighters from both sides killed and others injured.

According to media reports, QSD groups managed to push back ISIS terrorists in Manbij, taking over more than half of the city and controlling Manbij silos following a fierce offensive backed by the US-led coalition's air force.

The reports indicated that QSD forces established control over al-Matahen roundabout south of the city and are now less than two kilometers away from the city center, adding that clashes continue to rage between QSD and ISIS in the eastern and western parts of Manbij city.

Meanwhile, media reports also said that ISIS committed a massacre against the locals in al-Bab area, killing 40 civilians and abducting more than 1000 persons, carrying them to an unknown place.

Source: Syrian Arab News Agency