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U.N. Special Envoy for Syria Asks Rebel Group Linked to al-Qaida to Leave East Aleppo

By Juan Cole / Informed Comment The United Nations’ Staffan de Mistura (pictured) has addressed the Levant Conquest Front, whose leader has pledged allegiance to an al-Qaida leader. For reasons that remain extremely mysterious, the CIA ignores this group, with which some of its own favorites have sometimes formed battlefield alliances.
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