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Many of those currently fighting ISIS in Raqqa are women. One woman is leading the campaign to liberate the city from ISIS.
SDF continue their military operations in Raqqa against ISIS militants with hopes of driving ISIS out of the city soon.
Many women joined ISIS back in 2014 after the group opened up a ‘marriage bureau’ for women who wanted to marry militants in Syria
The SDF has advanced further into Raqqa and has taken control of al-Qadisiya district from ISIS militants.
Huriya Um Salem tries to keep her memories of Ramadan in Raqqa alive by hosting iftars for Syrians living in Doha.