Ar-Raqqah has been mentioned more than a thousand times throughout the RSS channels we monitor. This location appears to be especially popular on the channel 'Feedburner' where it has more than a dozen mentions. As seen in the chart below, Ar-Raqqah had the highest popularity figure in November, 2016.

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Recent News
Poem of the Day: The Boatman

[...] life vest, its eyes taken by fish or the birds above us. After that, Aleppo went up in smoke, and Raqqa came under a rain of leaflets warning everyone to go. Leave, yes, but go where? We lived through [...]

Syria War News Updates -- March 10, 2017

[...] .... Syria War News Updates -- March 10, 2017 Syrian force says it has enough fighters to take Raqqa from Islamic State -- Reuters Backed by US troops, SDF confident can capture IS ‘capital’ -- AP [...]

US Sends Hundreds Of Marines 20 Miles From ISIS Capital

[...] to Syria to support an allied local force aiming to capture the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa. Defence officials said they would establish an outpost from which they could fire artillery at IS [...]

Trump administration inviting more than 60 countries for strategy session on countering ISIS

[...] have questioned whether the coalition would be disbanded if the extremist group is routed from Raqaa. One European diplomat said the expected military assault would leave no clear physical [...]

The Coming Fall of Mosul

[...] in Iraq—most of them along the middle Euphrates River Valley—and a few towns in Syria such as Raqqa and Deir Ezzor, Islamic State fighters have few options for places to go. One option remains the [...]

Book Tour & Giveaway: The Azrael Initiative

[...] the Azrael Initiative. After several months of hard training, the two women are dropped into Al-Raqqah, the capital of ISIS, in Syria. Once there, they must blend in with the locals as they strike [...]

Pentagon plan to seize Raqqa calls for significant increase in US participation

[...] WASHINGTON – A Pentagon plan for the coming assault on Raqqa, the Islamic State capital in Syria, calls for significant U.S. military participation, including [...]

Russian Jets Nearly Bomb U.S. Forces In Syria, Hit U.S. Backed Rebels: Reveals A 'Most Complicated Environment'

[...] Arab and Kurdish fighters in northern Syria in the runup to the assault on the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa, and the Russians have shown themselves to be indifferent over who, or what, they strike with [...]

A war-torn family builds a new home together, online

[...] . I’m here to visit Hussein and Suaad, the parents of the Ahmad clan, who are originally from Raqqa, Syria. Since I met one of their sons in 2015, I’ve been tracking down every member of their [...]

New anti-Islamic State plan could change US strategy in Syria

[...] lines, the YPG and a smaller group of Syrian Arab fighters are now within a few dozen miles of Raqqa, where they are awaiting a final White House decision. The Obama approach has been vehemently [...]

Donald Trump Will Defeat ISIS

[...] , though certainly not the “mess” the president claims. We never figured out a way to re-take Raqqa, for example, without arming and equipping the Kurdish militias so toxic to our NATO allies in [...]


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