Iraq’s armed forces and allied militia drove the militants of the «Islamic state» on the border with Syria checkpoint «al-Waleed».
PPC, which is located near the point where the Syrian, Iraqi and Jordanian border, was controlled by jihadists in 2015.
The command of the Western coalition, said that he was aware of the actions of the Iraqi army in the border zone. These activities are part of an overall strategy to combat ISIS.
Syrian sources said that as a result of hostilities in the East of Syria from the jihadists released 25,000 square kilometers of territory.
Note that on 18 June, the first time since the American operation in Syria, the US air force shot down a Syrian su-22. He attacked the position of the Union the Americans the Kurds.