A convoy of buses and ambulances evacuated hundreds of Islamic State fighters and their families from the Lebanon-Syria border region after an unprecedented deal was struck this week.
The ceasefire took effect on Sunday and saw a convoy of 308 militants with small arms and 331 civilians leave the border area under Syrian army escort.
On August 28th hundreds of ISIS fighters were allowed to board buses in the Qalamoun mountains on the border of Lebanon and Syria and drive to eastern Syria near Deir ez-Zor.
"The coalition, we are not party to this agreement between Lebanon, Hezbollah and ISIS", he said.
The SDF alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias is fighting inside Raqqa's city center, with the help of air strikes and special forces from the US -led coalition.
After a weeklong offensive by the Lebanese army, the Syrian government and Lebanese Hezbollah fighters, more than 300 ISIS fighters and about as many of their relatives withdrew from their enclave on the Syria-Lebanon border.
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Saad al-Hadithi, a spokesman for the Iraqi government, told the Associated Press: "Any deals or understandings between the warring parties inside Syria or in the region must take into consideration the security of Iraq and not to lead to anything that poses any threat to our national security".
"Daesh [IS] is done, but we may still find caves with bombs in them", he said. Syrian activists say alternate routes are being considered to bring the militants to Boukamal, an IS-controlled town on the Iraqi border, according to the agreement.
Army commander Gen. Joseph Aoun said that as the offensive against IS was underway, the Lebanese mediator called him to say the extremists accepted a cease-fire in return for information about the fate of the missing soldiers. "Either to go on with the battle and not know the fate of the soldiers or give in and know the fate of the soldiers", Aoun said.
According to The Telegraph report, Daesh terrorists are pretending to be US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces' fighters in Raqqa to capture civilians amid the operation to free the city.
"The negotiations have laid bare the close links between [Islamic State], the Iranian-backed Hezbollah and the Assad regime as well as the complicity of the three parties in the spread of terrorism in Syria and Lebanon", Syria's main opposition group said in a statement.
The Lebanese army commander added that he cares most about the life of his soldiers and that one of the main achievements was to win the battle without going on with it till the end. "Their souls are my responsibility", he said. "While the regime and its allies are trying to frame the Coalition campaign against ISIL in Syria as illegal and unnecessary, the Coalition is pushing back and saying by cutting this deal with ISIL, Mr Assad and his allies, especially Russian Federation, have no moral ground to stand on".