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Islamic State said defeated in its Syrian capital Raqqa

World Oct 17, 2017

Islamic State said defeated in its Syrian capital Raqqa

U.S.-backed militias said they had defeated the Islamic State in its former capital Raqqa on Tuesday, raising their flags over the jihadi group's last footholds in the city after a four-month battle. The fighting was over but the alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias was ...