Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 municipalities of Ar-Raqqah Governorate, Syria

Schema-Root.org logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Tue. April 24, 2018

-
While offensives to defeat ISIL in Ar-Raqqah and Dayr al-Zawr appear to have successfully dislodged the terrorist group, the battles came at an extremely high cost to civilians. Even before the campaign to take Ar-Raqqah city began, the international coalition failed to take all feasible precautions to ... Syria

It is critical that in the long run all humanitarian partners can continue providing much needed assistance to affected people in camps and towns without restriction. In Ar-Raqqah, the city's devastation is unparalleled and conditions remain unsafe. Many civilians trying to return home have been killed ...
They then transferred us and others by buses to another group and then we were transferred to a camp in the Syrian city of Ar-Raqqah. We spent two weeks there and we learnt some religious provisions and how to use several weapons. By the end of these two weeks, they asked us to pledge allegiance ...

The Commission is gravely concerned that this offensive has led to the internal displacement of some 190,000 persons, with the fate of some 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, many of them civilians that ISIL reportedly forced to concentrate in areas under its control," the ...
A coalition of anti-Islamic State groups backed by the United States has officially begun its assault on the jihadist-held city of Raqqah in northern Syria. Raqqah ... The SDF now controls the terrain north of the Euphrates river from Tabqa all the way to the town of Madan, which is due east of Raqqah. ...
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) -- On Sunday, media reported that the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) entered the Raqqa city limits. "Near Ar Raqqah, 18 strikes engaged seven ISIS [Daesh] tactical units; destroyed 10 fighting positions, six barges, three ISIS headquarters, a tactical vehicle, an IED factory, and ...
The city of Raqqa, also known as al-Raqqah and ar-Raqqah, is in northern Syria on the banks of the Euphrates River, about 50 miles south of the ... Syria the SDF has become the most reliable coalition partner fighting ISIS in Syria, taking back a swath of northern Syria, including the cities of Kobani, ... capital
They then transferred us and others by buses to another group and then we were transferred to a camp in the Syrian city of Ar-Raqqah. We spent two weeks there and we learnt some religious provisions and how to use several weapons. By the end of these two weeks, they asked us to pledge allegiance to ... capital
U.S.-backed Syrian forces celebrated in the devastated streets of Raqqa on Tuesday after gaining control of the northern city that once was the heart ... recapture Raqqa, marking a new chapter in the fight against the group whose once vast territory has been reduced to a handful of towns in Syria and Iraq. capital
A number of local truces, including the so called “Four Towns Agreement”, incorporated evacuation agreements which resulted in the forced displacement ... others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, many of them civilians that ISIL reportedly forced to concentrate in areas under its control. capital
The Commission is gravely concerned that this offensive has led to the internal displacement of some 190,000 persons, with the fate of some 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, many of them civilians that ISIL reportedly forced to concentrate in areas under its control," the UN ... capital
A coalition of anti-Islamic State groups backed by the United States has officially begun its assault on the jihadist-held city of Raqqah in northern Syria. Raqqah ... The SDF now controls the terrain north of the Euphrates river from Tabqa all the way to the town of Madan, which is due east of Raqqah. Madan ... capital
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — On Sunday, media reported that the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) entered the Raqqa city limits. "Near Ar Raqqah, 18 strikes engaged seven ISIS [Daesh] tactical units; destroyed 10 fighting positions, six barges, three ISIS headquarters, a tactical vehicle, an IED factory, and a ... capital
The city of Raqqa, also known as al-Raqqah and ar-Raqqah, is in northern Syria on the banks of the Euphrates River, about 50 miles south of the ... Syria the SDF has become the most reliable coalition partner fighting ISIS in Syria, taking back a swath of northern Syria, including the cities of Kobani, Manbij, ... capital

The footage began with the title “Ar Raqqah” – a reference to the war-torn city in Syria. A masked man was shown giving a speech in French, ... capital
As SDF forces advanced to overtake the rest of ar-Raqqa city, concerns .... strategy of the Syrian regime, which started with the siege of towns, ... capital
... some 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, ... tentatively scheduled to take place in the Swiss city next month, ... capital
... the internal displacement of some 190,000 persons, with the fate of some 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, ... capital
A fighter with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces runs in front of a damaged building as he crosses a street on the front line in Raqqah ... capital
Syrian government forces inspect an area recently recaptured from the Daesh terrorist group in a mountain range near the village of Khanasser ... capital
Ar Raqqah ... The SDF has also confirmed that it has entered the city and is ... by the US-led coalition, in a village north of Raqqah on June 7, 2017. ... on the road to the town of al-Tanf -- where US forces are based -- killing a ... capital
... States has officially begun its assault on the jihadist-held city of Raqqah in northern Syria. ... But the final push on Raqqah could not be launched until the SDF secured the town of ... River Valley south of Madan down to the Iraq towns of Rawa and Anah. ... Sorry, the Madan I see is SW of Ar Raqqah. capital
... evacuating the nearby city of Raqqa - the extremists' de facto capital - due ... that its fighters captured two villages north of Tabqa on Monday. capital
... that the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) entered the Raqqa city limits. "Near Ar Raqqah, 18 strikes engaged seven ISIS [Daesh] tactical units; ... capital
27, the US launched 52 airstrikes in Mosul, the largest city in Iraq and Syria ... to predict when or even if the Islamic State will lose control of the two cities. ... 18: Near Ar Raqqah, two strikes engaged two ISIL tactical units and ... capital
The city of Raqqa, also known as al-Raqqah and ar-Raqqah, is in ... taking back a swath of northern Syria, including the cities of Kobani, Manbij ... capital
Local truces, including the Four Towns Agreement, comprising ... when pro-Government forces broke ISIL's siege of Deir Ezzor city, could not be starker. ... out as part of the on-going offensive to repel ISIL from ar-Raqqah. capital
... some 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, ... gas or a similar substance had been released in the Syrian town. capital
... free the Syrian city of Raqqa from Daesh, launched in November 2016, ... 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, ... capital
... some 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, ... tentatively scheduled to take place in the Swiss city next month, ... capital
A number of local truces, including the so called “Four Towns ... some 20,000 others precarious as they remain trapped in ar-Raqqah city, many ... capital
A number of local truces, including the so called “Four Towns ... trapped in ar-Raqqah city, many of them civilians that ISIL reportedly forced to ... capital
A number of local truces, including the so called “Four Towns ... trapped in ar-Raqqah city, many of them civilians that ISIL reportedly forced to ... capital
Youths who may not be able to go to ar-Raqqah or Mosul can now find ... Those who carry out violent attacks in cities plan it for a long time. capital
Syrian government forces inspect an area recently recaptured from the Daesh terrorist group in a mountain range near the village of Khanasser ... capital
Assad's forces and Iran's militias are consecutively subduing cities and towns from East Aleppo to South ar-Raqqah as Russian jets and ... capital
... may be the beginning of defeating ISIS in ar-Raqqah and Deir az-Zour in ... the Iraqi people,” adding that only Iraqis fought to liberate the city. capital
The Iraqi city had been freshly captured by the jihadist group and a .... and 2 cases from Raqqa (Ar Raqqah) and Tall Abyad districts, Raqqa (Ar ... capital
Ar Raqqah ... The SDF has also confirmed that it has entered the city and is ... by the US-led coalition, in a village north of Raqqah on June 7, 2017. ... on the road to the town of al-Tanf -- where US forces are based -- killing a ... capital
... States has officially begun its assault on the jihadist-held city of Raqqah in northern Syria. ... But the final push on Raqqah could not be launched until the SDF secured the town of ... River Valley south of Madan down to the Iraq towns of Rawa and Anah. ... Sorry, the Madan I see is SW of Ar Raqqah. capital
... States has officially begun its assault on the jihadist-held city of Raqqah in ... The SDF now controls the terrain north of the Euphrates river from Tabqa all the way to the town of Madan, which ... Valley south of Madan down to the Iraq towns of Rawa and Anah. ... Sorry, the Madan I see is SW of Ar Raqqah. capital
27, the US launched 52 airstrikes in Mosul, the largest city in Iraq and Syria ... to predict when or even if the Islamic State will lose control of the two cities. ... 18: Near Ar Raqqah, two strikes engaged two ISIL tactical units and ... capital
The city of Raqqa, also known as al-Raqqah and ar-Raqqah, is in ... taking back a swath of northern Syria, including the cities of Kobani, Manbij ... capital
The decision by the Syrian Democratic Forces came a day after conflicting reports over whether civilians had begun evacuating the nearby city of Raqqa - the extremists' de facto capital - due to concerns about the Tabqa dam on the Euphrates River. capital
"Near Ar Raqqah, 18 strikes engaged seven ISIS [Daesh] tactical units; destroyed 10 fighting positions, six barges, three ISIS headquarters, a tactical vehicle, an IED factory, and a weapons factory; and damaged a supply route," the release said on Monday. capital
"Near Ar Raqqah, 13 strikes engaged four ISIS tactical units and destroyed four fighting positions, an IED, a weapons storage facility, a storage facility, a VBIED facility, a UAV facility, a logistics facility, and an ammunition cache," the release ... capital
At one time, Syria had around 24 million residents, but with the civil war and terror attacks causing a major outflow of refugees out of Syria, he estimates the population has now dropped to about 11 million, and of those, nine million live in the ... capital


 

news and opinion


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

   syria
    provinces
     ar‑raqqah
       municipalities

cross-references for
municipalities:

Ar‑Raqqah, Syria, municipalities