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Battle for Raqqa

Smoke rises from Raqqa, as the Syrian Democratic Force battles Islamic State for control of the city.


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Smoke rises from Raqqa, as the Syrian Democratic Force battles Islamic State for control of the city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said

Smoke rises from Raqqa, as the Syrian Democratic Force battles Islamic State for control of the city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said
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Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force walk past damaged buildings in Raqqa city, Syria.


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Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force walk past damaged buildings in Raqqa city, Syria. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force walk past damaged buildings in Raqqa city, Syria. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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A damaged building is seen in Raqqa city. 



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A damaged building is seen in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said

A damaged building is seen in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said
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Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force walk past damaged buildings in Raqqa city.



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Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force walk past damaged buildings in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force walk past damaged buildings in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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A military vehicle from Syrian Democratic Force is seen in Raqqa city. 


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A military vehicle from Syrian Democratic Force is seen in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

A military vehicle from Syrian Democratic Force is seen in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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A fighter from Syrian Democratic Force is seen makes tea inside a house in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

A fighter from Syrian Democratic Force is seen makes tea inside a house in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

A fighter from Syrian Democratic Force is seen makes tea inside a house in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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A fighter from SDF walks through a damaged building in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said

A fighter from SDF walks through a damaged building in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said

A fighter from SDF walks through a damaged building in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said
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Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force are seen in inside a building in Raqqa city.


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Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force are seen in inside a building in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Fighters from Syrian Democratic Force are seen in inside a building in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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A camel shepherd is seen in the desert at sunset in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

A camel shepherd is seen in the desert at sunset in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

A camel shepherd is seen in the desert at sunset in Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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fighters from SDF are seen in a damaged building in Raqqa city.


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fighters from SDF are seen in a damaged building in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said

fighters from SDF are seen in a damaged building in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said
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A view of damaged buildings in Raqqa city.

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A view of damaged buildings in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said

A view of damaged buildings in Raqqa city. REUTERS/ Rodi Said
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Smoke rises from Raqqa city.

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Smoke rises from Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said

Smoke rises from Raqqa city. REUTERS/Rodi Said
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