Raqqa is the Syrian city, situated northern eastern Syria. 1970s the Euphrates dam was built and turned the poor small town of Raqqa into a city.
Raqqa was one of the first cities that joined the uprising against Bashar Assad in 2011. The first demonstration in Al-Naim roundabout on 24.Mars.2011 was brutally suppressed and many of the demonstrators were arrested.
On the first of June that battle of Raqqa launched by SDF and they managed to capture the city and oust ISIS for ever from Raqqa on 17th October,