The Syriac Military Council published on their Facebook page a footage showing 7 Syriac and Armenian Christians being liberated from ISIS in Raqqa today.
The Syriac Military Council is one of the co-founders of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and within this umbrella they are also part of the campaign to liberate Raqqa. The SDF is cooperating with the International Coalition forces to defeat ISIS in Syria.
Kino Gabriel, the spokesperson of the Syriac Military Council stated: “We are determined together with our Kurdish and Arab allies to liberate all parts of Raqqa from ISIS. We will continue to defend and liberate our Christian people in Syria and bring freedom to all peoples of Syria. We thank the International Coalition for their support. Our hope is that the support of MFS can be increased in order to rei force our Christian people and their presence in Syria”