Ruth Sherlock International Correspondent, covering the Middle East
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Ruth Sherlock

International Correspondent, covering the Middle East

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Pentagon Says U.S. Has Begun Its Withdrawal From Syria

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Administration Sends Mixed Messages On When Troops Will Leave Syria

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Displaced Syrians gather inside a tent in the al-Hol camp in northeastern Syria on Dec. 8. People fled towns where the U.S.-led coalition is fighting the last remnants of ISIS. Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'We Were Eating Grass': Syrians Flee As Fight Pushes On Against Last ISIS Remnants

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Without U.S. Troops, Kurds May Make A Deal With Syria To Prevent A Turkish Attack

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U.S.-backed Kurdish militants seem to be in talks with the Syrian regime to hand over the city of Manbij. Turkey has threatened an offensive against the town if the Kurds remain in control. Here, members of the Kurdish internal security force are seen in a photo from March. Hussein Malla/AP hide caption

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A church near the school was destroyed during the fight to oust ISIS from Raqqa, Syria. Ruth Sherlock/NPR hide caption

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Determined To Seek An Education, Teenagers In Raqqa, Syria, Create Their Own School

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Raqqa Residents Worry About U.S. Decision To Withdraw Troops From Syria

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Raqqa Reacts To Troop Withdrawal

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Some Syrians React To U.S. Withdrawal With Worry, Fear

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Syrian demonstrators wave the national flag during a demonstration in the Kurdish-majority city of Qamishli in northeastern Syria on Sunday, asking for the Syrian army's protection as Turkey threatens to carry out a fresh offensive following the U.S. decision to withdraw troops. Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'We Will Curse Them As Traitors': Syrian Kurds React To U.S. Troop Withdrawal Plan

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Syrians React To U.S. Troops Winding Down ISIS Mission In Syria

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This Christmas, Some Syrians Fear Consequences Of U.S. Troop Pullout

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White House Announces U.S. Troops Will Be Withdrawing From Syria

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