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News Syria » Al-Raqqah: The US is protecting ISIS to weaken rivals, expand US occupation of Syria

News channel or source: https://medium.com/insurge-intelligence/the-us-is-protecting-isis-to-weaken-rivals-expand-us-occupation-of-syria-f7b3e7d01d0d
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

If Syria reestablished its control ... and the deal stated the exit of the remaining members of the ‘Islamic State’ organization out of Al-Raqqah city.” The SOHR “confirms that this agreement has happened.” It was later revealed that the ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Why do people risk their lives to fight for a foreign cause?

News channel or source: https://www.spectator.co.uk/2018/02/why-do-people-risk-their-lives-to-fight-for-a-foreign-cause/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

By travelling to take part in a conflict abroad, they ‘create links… between 21st-century west London and al-Raqqah in Syria. They internationalise conflicts that occur in one region of the world and at the same time make these foreign conflicts matter ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Two brave women carry hidden cameras, film life inside Islamic State-held al-Raqqah, Syria

News channel or source: http://www.news.com.au/world/middle-east/two-brave-women-carry-hidden-cameras-film-life-inside-islamic-stateheld-alraqqah-syria/news-story/1588c7a17147186ddbc615b2976ba490
Publication date: Sunday 13 March 2016

THIS is what it looks like inside the city Islamic State sealed off from the rest of world. Women there are prisoners and sex slaves. Those lucky enough to be spared such a fate are resigned to a life where a job and an education are forbidden and where ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Battle for Al-Raqqah city gets closer

News channel or source: http://www.janes.com/article/69376/battle-for-al-raqqah-city-gets-closer
Publication date: hursday 06 April 2017

The Islamic State militant group suffered a series of significant military setbacks in March, paving the way for an assault on Al-Raqqah city, Syria: the 'capital' of its self-declared caliphate. The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) militia has ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Watch US-led airstrikes destroy an ISIS weapons cache in Syria

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/watch-us-led-airstrikes-destroy-an-isis-weapons-cache-in-syria-2016-6
Publication date: Wednesday 01 June 2016

Recent footage released by the Combined Joint Task Force's Operation Inherent Resolve shows a US-led coalition warplane destroying an ISIS weapons cache near the group's Syrian capital of Al-Raqqah on May 20. The footage shows a careful strike that waits ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: U.S.-led airstrikes kill 10 civilians in Syria's al-Raqqah

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-11/22/c_135847580.htm
Publication date: onday 21 November 2016

Syria Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters carry their weapons as they walk near the town of Tel al-Saman in the northern rural area of Raqqa, Syria November 17, 2016. (Reuters photo) DAMASCUS, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- At least 10 civilians were killed on Monday by ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Bomb explosion in Syria kills seven, leaves 25 injured

News channel or source: http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/bomb-explosion-in-syria-kills-seven-leaves-25-injured_1901645.html
Publication date: Wednesday 29 June 2016

At least seven people were killed and 25 injured when a bomb exploded in a car in Syria's al-Raqqah province on Wednesday, the media reported. Damascus: At least seven people were killed and 25 injured when a bomb exploded in a car in Syria's al-Raqqah ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Syria is now ‘a factory churning out nothing but death, destruction and suffering’, says archbishop

News channel or source: http://www.catholicherald.co.uk/news/2013/08/01/syria-is-now-a-factory-churning-out-nothing-but-death-destruction-and-suffering-says-archbishop/
Publication date: hursday 01 August 2013

The Vatican nuncio to Syria has said that the war in Syria is like a factory churning out nothing but death, destruction and suffering. Archbishop Mario ... he was walking in the northern Syrian city of al-Raqqah. Archbishop Zenari said in an interview ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Syrian army enters administrative borders of Al-Raqqah

News channel or source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2016/06/05/syrian-army-enters-administrative-borders-of-al-raqqah/
Publication date: Sunday 05 June 2016

The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the Syrian army breached the Islamic State (IS) stronghold of Al-Raqqah province on Saturday following a large-scale attack with support from Russia. The Syrian army’s attack reached the ...

News Syria » Al-Raqqah: Arab World: An oppressed, forgotten minority

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Features/Front-Lines/Arab-World-An-oppressed-forgotten-minority
Publication date: Friday 02 July 2010

the Syrian security forces opened fire with live ammunition on a crowd of 5,000 in the northern Syrian town of al-Raqqah. The crowd had gathered to celebrate the Kurdish festival of Nowruz. Three people, including a 15-year-old girl, were killed.