Syria: SDF makes gains in Raqqa

Syrian Democratic Forces have seized the town of Al-Hamra, five kilometres east of the city. The US-backed Kurdish-led fighters are closing in on the Raqqa stronghold of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

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    Syrian Democratic Forces have seized the town of Al-Hamra, five kilometres east of the city.

    The US-backed Kurdish-led fighters are closing in on the Raqqa stronghold of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

    Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby reports.


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