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Kurdish forces encircle ISIS in west Raqqa: map

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ISIS attacks YPG security centre west Raqqa, three Kurdish fighters killed

Aranews - 2017-01-20 22:09
ARA News Raqqa – At least three Kurdish fighters of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) were killed and several others were wounded in an attack by Islamic State’s (ISIS) militants west of Raqqa, in northeastern Syria, military sources said on Thursday. “ ...

US-backed SDF forces expel ISIS from eight villages northern Syria

Aranews - 2017-01-08 01:27
ARA News Qamishli – Subsequent to clashes with Islamic State’s (ISIS) militants, the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on Saturday captured eight villages in Syria’s northeastern Raqqa Governorate, military sources reported. Renewed clashes hit t ...

US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces expel ISIS from 97 villages west Raqqa

Aranews - 2016-12-21 02:06
ARA News Raqqa – The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) made new gains in the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS) in western Raqqa. The SDF on Tuesday announced that they have captured 97 villages in an area measuring approximately 1300 square kilometres s ...

5 villages liberated in al-Raqqa

ANHA - 2016-12-17 13:53
AL-RAQQA- Fighters of the Wrath of Euphrates operation room have liberated 5 other villages from the mercenaries of ISIS in al-Raqqa. The Wrath of Euphrates campaign continues to isolate and liberate al-Raqqa in its 2nd phase achieving more victories, ANH ...