Middle East

First U.N. humanitarian mission to Raqqa since Daesh defeat paints grim picture

Syrian women walk in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, on January 16, 2018 after a huge military operation led on the ground by Kurdish fighters and in the air by U.S. warplanes defeated Daesh militants but also left the city completely disfigured. AFP / Delil Souleiman

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on April 05, 2018, on page 8.




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