Syria: The battle to retake IS group stronghold of Raqqa




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The battle to retake Raqqa, the Islamic State group’s stronghold in Syria, is well under way. A coalition made up of mainly Kurdish forces with some Arab fighters has been leading the action on the frontline. They have been regaining control of the city bit by bit, checking each and every house as they liberate neighbourhoods. This report from France 2 takes a closer look.
A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett, Jessica Sestilli and Elom Marcel Toble.

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  1. You kill a pregnant spider and were do her young go! They scatter in all directions as will Isis scum, they need to surround were they fight and pick them up, worse thing you can do is let them get away even if its just one of them!

  2. as usual no footage of them actually shooting at ISIS but as soon as the SAA arrived in the area we get footage of the americans shooting down an SAA bomber this means the US really isnt fighting ISIS

  3. long live Kurdish forces YPG SDF in north east syria Peshmerge in north west iraq and PKK in south east turkey long live the US army and Donald Trump who has said he would support the Kurds with weapons. from north west iraq on turkish and syrian border living in europe here.

Syria: The battle to retake IS group stronghold of Raqqa

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