Islamic State frees 270 civilians captured in eastern Syria

Fighters in Raqqa, Syria

Fighters from the extremist Islamic State group during a parade in Raqqa, Syria, shown in an undated photo posted by the Raqqa Media Center, a Syrian opposition group, on Monday, June 30, 2014.

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The photo has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting. (AP/Raqqa Media Center, File)


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