Middle East

U.S.-backed forces seize Raqqa ruins

Syrians, who fled the Islamic State (IS) group stronghold of Raqa, arrive in an area near the village of Balaban, south of Jarablus on June 7, 2017. / AFP / Zein Al RIFAI

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on June 08, 2017, on page 8.

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