Al-Baghuz Fawqani (also simply Baghuz or Baghouz) is a town in the Abu Kamal District, Deir ez-Zor Governorate, in Syria. Before being occupied by the Islamic State, the town had a population of over 10,000. It was the scene of heavy fighting during the first months of 2019 as the SDF sought to regain control from the Jihadists.