Published on 22 Oct 2017 Sections ,

Raqqa survivors tell their stories

As Britain pledges £10 million in aid for the ruined Syrian city of Raqqa, we hear from several families who’ve lived there since the so-called Islamic State proclaimed it their political capital and survived the brutal battle to drive the jihadists out. Their home was liberated by the mostly Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces. Film-maker Gabriel Chaim gathered voices from those who endured IS rule in Raqqa.