Raqa has been mentioned more than a dozen 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, Raqa had the highest popularity figure in October, 2016.

?Location Mentions History
Recent News
UK defense minister hopes for Raqa offensive against ISIS in next few weeks

[...] Defense Minister Michael Fallon said he hoped operations against the Islamic State stronghold of Raqa in eastern Syria will begin soon. [...]


World News Briefs -- October 21, 2016

[...] : EU 'not capable' of signing deal says Canadian minister. TERRORISM/THE LONG WAR Syria's Raqa next in line of anti-IS campaign. US military reports 2 strikes against extremists in Yemen. [...]


US, Russia not teaming up militarily in Syria

[...] the Euphrates Valley contained by the Tabqa Dam, which is about 50 kilometers (30 miles) west of Raqa. At the same time, members of a Kurdish-led alliance called the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are [...]


IS 'massacre' in east Syria city kills scores

[...] province of Aleppo, killing at least 16 jihadists, and as air strikes hit the IS stronghold of Raqa. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said IS had advanced into the northern tip of Deir Ezzor [...]



French, Russian raids kill 33 IS men in 72 hours

[...] in the raids on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday focused on the jihadists’ de facto Syrian capital of Raqa, said Rami Abdel Rahman, director of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights,... Details [...]


US Air Strike Targets ‘Jihadi John’ In Syria

[...] for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group, said four people were killed in a strike in Raqa late on Thursday. “The car was hit in the centre of town, near the municipality building,” [...]



Russia Draws The US A Line On The Sand In Syria

[...] result in more air strikes and “direct action on the ground” in the Syrian province of Raqa. “We will not hold back when supporting operations against ISIS are or when carrying out [...]


Rivals Isis, al-Nusra calls for jihad on Russia and US

[...] ammunition to the Syrian Arab Coalition battling jihadists near IS’s northern stronghold of Raqa. – AFP The post Rivals Isis, al-Nusra calls for jihad on Russia and US appeared first on Cape Town [...]


Russia bombs '10 IS targets' as it ramps up Syria campaign

[...] of IS targets and dropped a concrete busting BETAB-500 bomb on a command post in the area of Raqa. The Observatory said Saturday that six civilians, including a woman and her four daughters, were [...]


IS destroys ancient Catholic monastery in Syria

[...] it took captive when it overran the town, and had transferred another 110 to its stronghold of Raqa province. The fate of the other 70 hostages was unclear. The Mar Elian monastery dates back to the [...]


US drone bombs Islamic State target in Syria after taking off from Turkey

[...] , a Turkish official told AFP. “A US drone today carried out one air strike in Syria near Raqa,” said the official referring to the town in northern Syria the Isis group sees as its [...]