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US-led coalition says less than 3k ISIS terrorists still in Iraq, Syria


US-led coalition fighting ISIS in estimates that fewer than 3,000 fighters belonging to the hardline Sunni militant group remain in Iraq and Syria, the coalition's spokesman Colonel Ryan Dillon tweeted Tuesday.

"Current estimates are that there are less than 3000 #Daesh fighters left - they still remain a threat, but we will continue to support our partner forces to defeat them," Dillon tweeted using an Arabic acronym for ISIS.