Syria considers, and will consider, Raqqa an occupied city until it comes under the control of the Syrian army, the SANA news agency reported Sunday citing an official source at the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry. Continue reading
World Health Organisation has stepped up the delivery of medicines and medical supplies to the recently liberated city of Raqqa. Continue reading
Foreign and Expatriates Ministry called on the UN Security Council to immediately move to stop the brutal crimes committed by the international coalition led by the US against the Syrian people. Continue reading
Jordan has welcomed the full liberation of the Syrian city of Raqqa and the collapse of the ISIS terrorist group and its alleged caliphate. Continue reading
The Kingdom of Bahrain has welcomed the liberation of the Syrian city of Raqqa from Daesh, affirming that the achievement is an important step on the path of the fight against terrorism towards elimination of all extremist and terrorist organisations in Syria and the region as a whole. Continue reading
The United Nations is ready to get into the Syrian city of Raqqa after so-called Islamic State (IS) was driven out after three years. Continue reading
The safety of thousands of civilians trapped by fighting in the northeastern Syrian city of Al Raqqa is giving serious cause for concern, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, said on Friday. Continue reading
Violent clashes are taking place between Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and ISIS in the operation to liberate Raqqa, dubbed the ‘Great Battle’.
The United Nations adviser on the prevention of genocide today expressed deep concern at the deteriorating situation of up to 25,000 civilians trapped in Syria’s Raqqa, noting that civilians are used as human shields in this de facto capital of ISIS terrorist group under intense bombardment.