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    US Coalition Destroys Pro-Syrian Government Forces Within Deconfliction Zone

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    The US-led coalition air forces launched strikes a new strike against pro-Syrian government force on Tuesday as it was advancing inside a deconfliction zone near At Tanf, according to the statement of Operation Inherent Resolve.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The US-led coalition against the Islamic State [Daesh] terror group (banned in Russia) conducted a new strike against pro-Syrian government force on Tuesday as it was advancing inside a deconfliction zone near al-Tanf, Operation Inherent Resolve said in a release.

    "Despite previous warnings, pro-regime forces entered the agreed-upon de-confliction zone with a tank, artillery, anti-aircraft weapons, armed technical vehicles and more than 60 soldiers posing a threat to Coalition and partner forces based at the At Tanf Garrison." The release stated.

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