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A masked man speaking in what is believed to be a North American accent in a video that Islamic State militants released in September 2014 is pictured in this still frame from video obtained by Reuters October 7, 2014.

A notebook reportedly written by an ISIS fighter appears to detail the group’s innermost workings

The author asks in the notebook: "Who am I?" and "Why am I here?"
US Marines with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit fire an M777 howitzer during a fire mission in northern Syria as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, March 24, 2017.

Marines in Syria fired more rounds than any artillery battalion since Vietnam — and burned out 2 howitzers in the process

"In five months they fired 35,000 artillery rounds on ISIS targets, killing ISIS fighters by the dozens," an senior Army official said.
ISIS still has a presence in Syria, and many of the group's fighters have escaped to fight another day.

It looks like ISIS fighters are still in Syria — and might be trying to regroup

Many more ISIS fighters are still alive in Syria than previously thought after escaping cities like Raqqa under the eye of US-backed forces.
A US commander walks with American fighters and Kurdish militiamen in northern Syria. Experts have criticized the US because of its lack of planning for a post-ISIS Arab world

America’s successful campaign to defeat ISIS militarily has a glaring ‘Achilles heel’

People around the world celebrated the defeat of ISIS in Raqqa last week, but an ISIS expert says it will mean nothing because of a huge flaw in US strategy.
Jac Holmes in Raqqa, Syria, in August 2017.

A British IT worker who left home to fight ISIS has died while clearing landmines in Syria

24-year-old Jac Holmes, from Bournemouth, left to fight alongside the Kurdish militia YPG in 2015.
Fighters from the Kurdish-dominated Syrian Democratic Forces celebrating their victory over the Islamic State in Raqqa, Syria on Tuesday

How ISIS lost control of its last major stronghold in the Middle East

Western-backed forces have finally conquered Raqqa, the capital of ISIS's so-called caliphate in Syria, but the war for control of the region is far from over.
A fire officer works at the scene after an attack on Westminster Bridge in London, March 22, 2017.

ISIS might have lost its caliphate, but Britain says it’s more worried than ever about ISIS-inspired attacks

After the fall of Raqqa this week ISIS no longer holds much territorial power. But British agencies claim the threat of terrorism in the UK is higher than ever.
Syrian Democratic Forces celebrate victory over ISIS in Raqqa, Syria.

Drone footage shows total devastation in Raqqa after its liberation from ISIS

New drone footage shows the devastated city of Raqqa, Syria, an ISIS stronghold liberated by US-backed forces on Tuesday.

Look inside the tunnels ISIS uses to launch sneak attacks in Raqqa

Some of the tunnels reportedly even have rooms and toilets.

US-backed forces have retaken half of Raqqa from ISIS — Here’s what the fighting on the ground looks like

Coalition fighters have surrounded Raqqa, but ISIS continues to put up stiff resistance.