In a striking interview with German journalist Jürgen Todenhöfer published today the German press including the prominent newspaper Focus, a militant jihadist commander said that US weapons are being delivered to Jabhat Al-Nusra by governments that Washington supports, adding that American instructors were in Syria to teach how to use the new equipment.
“Yes, the US supports the opposition [in Syria], but not directly.
VICE News followed Syrian rebels, including the al Qaeda-affiliated faction Jabhat al Nusra, as they wrested control of a key town from government troops.
VICE News followed Syrian rebels, including al Qaeda faction Jabhat al Nusra, as they wrested control of the strategic city of Jisr al-Shughour from government forces.
Turkey has jailed two very prominent journalists for publishing video of a Turkish intelligence convoy of weapons to Syrian militants as well several senior generals who ordered the search of the trucks.
The Syrian government has urged the United Nations to classify Jabhat Al Nusra, a jihadist group fighting against Assad’s regime, as a group with links to Al Qaeda. The head of Jabhat Al Nusra recently pledged allegiance to Al Qaeda...