UN CONCERNED BY COALITION ACTIONS IN RAQQA

United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide Adama Dieng expressed deep concern at the deteriorating situation of civilians trapped in the fighting in Raqqa. “I am deeply disturbed by reports coming out of Raqqa of the horrendous situation faced by civilians caught up in the offensive to retake the city from the so-called…

PHOTOS REVEAL THE SCALE OF DESTRUCTION IN RAQQA

Massive destruction appears on photos of Raqqa, that were published by activists on social media. The pictures taken from the sky show abandoned districts and entire buildings destroyed in the ISIS-held city. According to the UN, between 50 000 and 100 000 civilians are still trapped in Raqqa under constant risk of death from US-led…