Medical care in Ain Issa camp

Doing whatever it takes to escape

After four months of fighting and thousands of airstrikes, on October 17th the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced they had took control of Raqqa, the Islamic State stronghold that the group had held since 2014. Then, on November 3rd, the city of Deir ez-Zor was retaken to the IS by the Syrian army backed up by Russia.

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Voices from the Field 15 November 2017