"This time the state Pentagon and the White house in general behind the claim, said Trump's press secretary Sarah Sanders. Deputy minister of defense Patrick Shanahan should according to her have told Trump about the latest developments during a flight."
"– The territorial caliphate has been eliminated in Syria, " says Sanders."
"the Offensive against al-Baghuz launched on 9 February and the coalition has recurring declared that victory is imminent. However, it has been slow, not least by reason of the evacuation of tens of thousands of civilians."
"Representatives of the kurdiskledda, the united states supported the SDF-alliance said earlier on Friday that the operation can be finished"