For up-to-date and dependable commentaryRaqqa/Mosul: Politicians Fiddle As Middle East Burns
Ron Paul Liberty Report
While America's eyes are on the presidential election, US troops are fighting alongside the US-backed "Syrian Democratic Forces" to take Raqqa from ISIS control. A new ground war has begun in Syria, with the US and Turkey making plans to govern Raqqa when ISIS is gone. Apparently Syria has no say in the matter.