Smoke rises near a Raqqa stadium under ISIS control, after being hit by a coalition air strike, on October 12, 2017 (Photo by Reuters/Erik De Castro)

Footage captured on Friday shows the embattled northern city of Raqqa and the devastation after the city was captured from the Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL) militants.

Earlier that day, General Command of Syrian Democratic Forces spokesperson Talal Silo declared the total capture of the city of Raqqa.

Raqqa has been IS’ stronghold since 2014.

Source: Ruptly

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What kind of back door deal was stuck with the Daesh and SDF & Coalition? Whether Syrian Government, SAA & Russians were also involved to give the green signal? SDF have taken Raqqa will it be given to SAA or whether SAA will have to fight for it and take it away from the Kurds the same way as Iraqi Army took back areas the Kurds had taken in Iraq? According to Omar Alloush, a senior official of the Raqqa Civil Council up to 500 fighters including both Syrian and foreign-born jihadists remain in Raqqa. Coalition sources put the number… Read more »
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