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Setting Sights on Raqqa, the Other Islamic State Stronghold

Nov 2, 2016 | 09:05 GMT
Setting Sights on Raqqa, the Other Islamic State Stronghold
Fighters belonging to the Popular Mobilization Forces advance on a village south of Mosul on Oct. 30. The United States hopes to capitalize on the momentum against the Islamic State to batter its remaining positions in Iraq and Syria.
(AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images)

The U.S.-led coalition means to spread thin the group’s resources and fighters....

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