Middle East

U.S., British volunteers battle Daesh in Raqqa

In this Monday, July 17, 2017 photo, Kevin Howard, a 28-year old former U.S. military contractor from California, who fights with an Assyrian militia, that is part of the U.S-backed forces battling Islamic State group militants, gives an interview to The Associated Press, on the western side of Raqqa, northeast Syria. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 19, 2017, on page 8.




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