More conflicts loom after Islamic State defeat in Raqqa

FILE – In this July 27, 2017 file photo, a U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces fighter, looks through a window as he takes his position inside a destroyed apartment on the front line, in Raqqa city, northeast Syria. The Middle East may have turned a page with the defeat of the Islamic State group in its former “capital” of Raqqa, but the future is looking even more tangled, and potentially as violent. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla, File)


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