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The Observer view on the premature celebrations on the defeat of Isis | Observer editorial10 Feb 12:59am

The Observer view on the premature celebrations on the defeat of Isis | Observer editorial

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Islamic State has lost its Syrian base, but its threat remainsIf he gets his way, Donald Trump will announce at some point in the coming week that the Islamic State terrorist group has been defeated and its hate-filled caliphate in Syria and Iraq destroyed. This will be the second time the US president has declared victory over the jihadists. When Trump first made the claim, in December, he was sharply contradicted by his own intelligence chiefs and by British ministers. Now he is being more cautious. But his eagerness to
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