On Thursday, Syrian Democratic Forces published a report on its official website confirming that their fighters had liberated 24 fighters who had been captured by IS in earlier times.
As stated in the text of the news:
"The evacuation of civilians from the last pocket controlled by the Daesh terrorists continues in the town of al-Baguz, and as part of the ethics of our forces and their commitment to the safety of civilians, our forces have decided to stop direct engagement with the terrorist organization, to avoid civilians any potential damage, after we tightened the siege on the terrorists in the town
Our forces succeeded in evacuating thousands of civilians and liberating our kidnapped fighters with the terrorist organization. We succeeded in securing a safe passage for civilians. We also managed to liberate 24 of our forces whom the terrorist organization had captured. "