Yesterday, the General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States, released a statement naming Syrian Democratic Forces and Iraqi Security Forces responsible for the liberation of the formerly ISIS held regions of Iraq and Syria. In the interest of keeping track, in the case that this information falls to distortion and misinformation, into obscurity, or unavailability, this post intends to document the authoritative information available on the matter. Feel free to add further information or start a related discussion.
The release and related:
1. [at the US Military operated jcs.mil website](https://www.jcs.mil/Media/News/News-Display/Article/1793790/statement-by-chairman-of-the-joint-chiefs-of-staff-on-liberation-of-territory-o/)
2. [Statement from DOD](https://dod.defense.gov/News/News-Releases/News-Release-View/Article/1793772/the-pentagon-announces-the-liberation-of-territory-once-held-by-isis/)