- The terrorist organization Islamic State (IS) has in recent weeks his fighters from the Syrian city of Raqqa withdrawn for fear of air strikes. The main centers of IS have moved into the city. The reported observers on the ground, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Numerous residents have been summoned to leave the edge of town and not near to come from buildings that were used by IS.
Twelve French warplanes have bombed heavily Raqqa Sunday. The French Defense Ministry reported Monday that twenty bombs were thrown at the stronghold of IS, including at a training camp, and ammunition depot and a command post.