When will anti-Islamic State forces retake Raqqa?

Started Jun 21, 2016 05:00PM UTC
Closed May 31, 2017 05:00PM UTC

Raqqa still appears firmly in the Islamic State's grasp despite increased air strikes by France, Russia, and the US-led coalition (Reuters, NY Times, The Guardian, The Economist). Recommended Questions: Will anti-Islamic State forces retake Mosul before 1 January 2017? Before 1 August 2016, will any NATO members invoke Article 4 or Article 5 in response to actions taken by ISIS? Will more than 1 million refugees and migrants arrive in Europe by sea in 2016?
This question was closed as "Not before 1 June 2017" with an end date of 31 May 2017. See our FAQ to learn about how we resolve questions and how scores are calculated.
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Before 1 December 2016 0%
Between 1 December 2016 and 31 May 2017, inclusive 0%
Not before 1 June 2017 100%

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