Syrian civilians fleeing as fighters move to Raqqa

More civilians are fleeing ISIL's self-proclaimed capital of Raqqa in Syria as the final assault to flush out the group's last remaining fighters continues.

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    More civilians are fleeing ISIL's self-proclaimed capital of Raqqa in Syria as the final assault to flush out the group's last remaining fighters continues.

     

    Syrian armed groups say victory is near, despite fierce resistance.

     

    Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports.


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