The United States wants Raqqa, Islamic States’ proclaimed “capital” in Syria to fall sooner rather than later, according to a Reuters blog written by Aki Peritz, a former CIA counterterrorism analyst.
This is why US President Barack Obama announced he is deploying Special Operations forces inside Kurdish-controlled regions of Syria. The US recently dropped some 50 tonnes of ammunition for rebel groups in Syria. The Kurdish Democratic Union Party’s armed People’s Protection Units gathered up m...
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