A day after declaring Raqqa under their control, US-backed Syrian militia say clearing operations are still underway in the city.
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Kurdish YPJ and SDF fighters have announced the fall of Raqqa and the end of ISIL's tyranny in the Syrian city.
Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) echoed the Islamic State’s ‘donut stunt’ after liberating Raqqa, Syria from the militants on October 17. The stunt was previously performed by the Islamic State (ISIS) when they captured Raqqa three years earlier.
SDF forces celebrate the retaking of the Syrian city of Raqqa from ISIL
US backed Syrian forces celebrate after they take Raqqa from so-called Islamic State fighters.
An SDF assault on final ISIL positions in Raqqa has led to mass surrenders says the Kurdish-led, US-backed force.
ISIL suicide bombers attack Damascus as militants suffer defeats on multiple fronts
Amnesty International's report says hundreds have been killed in the battle to retake the city from ISIL.
Journalists covering the recapture of Raqqa from ISIL forces in Syria have been injured in a car bomb attack.
ISIL militants are coming under further attack in the Syrian city of Raqqa by US-backed Kurdish-led forces
Residents of ISIL's self-described capital of Raqqa in Syria celebrated as they were released from the jihadist group's rule.
Several Britons and Americans have joined the decisive battle for Raqqa against the extremist group.
Raqqa soon to be ISIL free
Through a helmet-mounted camera, this Polish paramilitary is showing is Facebook followers and Youtube subscribers the front lines in Syria.
IS de facto capital Raqqa under heavy assault
Russia’s Defence Ministry said the Russian military will consider any flying objects within reach of its war planes as possible targets after the US shoots down a Syrian military jet near Raqqa.