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Syrian Kurdish-Led Fighters Take Last IS-Held Town

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U.S.-backed, Kurdish-led fighters captured the last town held by the Islamic State group Friday, after days of intense battles in the militants’ single remaining enclave in eastern Syria, activists said. The fall of Hajin is a blow to the extremists. The town was their main stronghold in the last pocket of land they control in eastern Syria, near the Iraqi border. IS still holds some villages nearby. The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces have been fighting to take Hajin and the...

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