U.S.-Backed Forces Close to Trapping ISIS Holdouts in Raqqa by MICHAEL R. GORDON


By MICHAEL R. GORDON

The battle for the capital of the Islamic State’s self-proclaimed caliphate provides the American-led coalition, and the Trump administration, with an opportunity to deliver a blow to ISIS.

Published: July 1, 2017 at 07:00PM

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