Raqqa

ISIS

The U.S. coalition claims it killed 180 civilians in the final battle for Raqqa. A new report says it's much worse.

“Did the coalition do all it could’ve and should’ve done? The answer is plainly no.”
Nick Miriello
4.25.19
Syria

Military experts say Trump’s sudden Syria withdrawal could create “ISIS 2.0”

“This is going to be an ISIS propaganda video in next few weeks, basically with them declaring victory.”
Nick Miriello
12.22.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

These two guys from Brooklyn went to war in Syria to fight ISIS. Now, they’re back.

These two Brooklyn roommates decided to join an eccentric Kurdish militia in Syria. Now, they're back.
Joe Hill
10.18.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

This 19-year-old now plays soccer at the place where ISIS tortured him

Raqqa civilians are trying to reclaim their lives — as well as the landmarks where ISIS horrors took place. Like the Black Stadium.
VICE News
7.26.18
VICE on HBO

Watch the trailer for VICE on HBO's episode “After The Fall”

Isobel Yeung reports from Raqqa on life after ISIS was pushed out of its former capital.
VICE News
7.16.18
Syria

The U.S. destroyed Raqqa to defeat ISIS. Locals don't know if they'll ever rebuild it

“Raqqa paid the price for the entire world.”
Aris Roussinos
6.14.18
middle east

We Talked to Syrians About the 'Liberation' of ISIS Stronghold Raqqa

Most ex-residents are pleased at the expulsion of the Islamic State from their former home, but can't help fearing for the future under outside forces.
Loubna Mrie
10.18.17
Islamic State

Rebels retake Raqqa, leaving ISIS with little Syrian territory

Michael Kalenderian
10.17.17
ISIS

Syrian forces have defeated ISIS in Raqqa

Tim Hume
10.17.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Inside the fight to retake Raqqa from ISIS

Amel Guettatfi
9.19.17
Syria

U.S.-backed forces breach ISIS defenses in Syrian city of Raqqa

Tim Hume
7.4.17
Syria

U.S.-led airstrikes killed 472 civilians in Syria in past month, monitor says

Alexa Liautaud
6.23.17
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