ISIS controls 50 percent of Syria after takeover of Palmyra, activists say | Fox News

The headline is a little misleading. They control 50% of the territory, but only a small portion of the population live in that part of Syria.

The Islamic State terror group controls over half of all Syrian territory after seizing the village and archaeological site of Palmyra in the central part of the country Thursday, activists monitoring Syria’s civil war said Thursday.

Source: ISIS controls 50 percent of Syria after takeover of Palmyra, activists say | Fox News