YPG-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters entered the al-Mashlab neighborhood east of Raqqa at 16:00 Tuesday afternoon. Civilians in the neighborhood were transferred to safe areas, and fierce clashes between SDF fighters and ISIS gangs continue in three locations of the neighborhood.
Clashes also intensify in the al-Jazra neighborhood west or Raqqa, according to reports.
SDF commanders stated that ISIS gangs attempted at several attacks with bomb-laden motorcycles set to target the locations where SDF fighters are stationed. 75 ISIS members have been killed in clashes east and west of Raqqa since yesterday evening.