ISIS is making a comeback in Syria at a time when the United States is largely drawing down its troop presence in the country, according to a Pentagon report.

"Although it has lost its territory, ISIS has strengthened its rebellious capabilities in Iraq and resumed operations in Syria," the document reads. The Pentagon has concluded that ISIS has been able to regroup and support operations in both countries, partly because local forces are still unable to sustain long-term operations or effec...


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