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raqqa

The city was one of the terror group’s last remaining strongholds.
As the deadly Battle for Raqqa between U.S.-backed forces and the so-called Islamic State rages toward its 100th day, the
BAGHDAD ― As the grim scene played out on my computer screen in Baghdad on July 12, my stomach sank.  I was watching a video
Rebels announced an major assault on the militant group’s de facto capital.