Raqqa

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    Video caption: Abood Hamam seen filming IS takeover of Raqqa

    Photographer Abood Hamam seen at work in Raqqa as the Islamic State group takes control of the city.

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    Video caption: War against IS: Have RAF air strikes killed civilians?

    RAF crews have been talking to the BBC's Jonathan Beale about the challenges they face in avoiding civilian casualties in Iraq and Syria.

  3. Return to Raqqa

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    Video caption: The Syrians who would rather live in a destroyed home than a tent city

    The Syrians who would rather live in a destroyed home than a tent city.

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    Video caption: A Syrian family's return to Raqqa after five years of struggle

    Um Louay and her nine children say returning to their partially destroyed house in the Syrian city of Raqqa is better than living in a camp.

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    Video caption: He stood up to IS and survived

    Hamoudi was kidnapped, tortured... then escaped.

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    Video caption: Looking for my brother

    Amer hasn't heard from his brother Mohamed since he was arrested and put in an IS jail.

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    Video caption: Angie Blannin on her son Jac Holmes who died fighting with the YPG in Syria

    Angie Blannin on her son Jac Holmes who died fighting with the YPG in Syria.

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    Video caption: Raqqa casualties: 'I blame the coalition'

    Civilians are returning to Raqqa after Islamic State were pushed out, but dangers, and wounds, remain.

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    Video caption: How did IS fighters escape from Raqqa?

    The BBC's Quentin Sommerville uncovers details of a secret deal that let several hundred militants escape.