The Rahman Corps is a Syrian Rebel group operating in the Damascus region. It is independent of the Free Syrian Army, but is on friendly terms with the opposition group. Via the group’s Youtube channel, some videos have been released...Show More Summary
by Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – Some 2,000 rebel fighters, most of them Muslim fundamentalists, others remnants of the Free Syrian Army, are trying to break the Syrian regime’s…
The British Minister for Defence, Michael Fallon, has announced that his country is going to reform the Free Syrian Army. This means that his government is going to take over the training programme for the so-called «moderate» combatants which was launched by President Obama in 2014. Show More Summary
Photographs of the rebel group Free Syrian Army have been circulating around since September that show a group of soldiers firing 81mm mortars at enemy positions in the vicinity of Aleppo. The odd part about the photos is that some of the troops firing the mortars don’t appear to be FSA troops at all. Show More Summary
Syrian rebels backed by Turkey and a U.S.-led coalition are closing in on the Islamic State militant group-held village of Dabiq, the site of an apocalyptic prophesy central to the militant group's ideology. Free Syrian Army (FSA) rebel...Show More Summary
Blake Franko Security, It might be the only weapon of war produced by almost 100 countries. A few days ago, fighters from the Free Syrian Army ran American special-operations forces out of a town near the Turkish border, hurling insults like “infidels,” “crusaders,” “dogs” and “pigs.” These fighters, who are actively benefiting from U.S. Show More Summary
Free Syrian Army rebels in the outskirts of Western al-Qalamoun in Rif Damascus abducted a key Hezbollah official and his wife while they were driving through the Lebanese town of Ham, the Saudi Okaz daily reported on Monday. “Free Syrian Army rebels in the outskirts of Western al-Qalamoun carried out a quality operation and were able […]
By Juan Cole / Informed Comment Fundamentalist militiamen of the U.S.-backed Free Syrian Army chased American commandos out of al-Ray in Syria near the Turkish border, cursing them as “pigs” and “crusaders” and asserting that the United States is attempting a military occupation of Syria.
The «moderates» of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) attacked the Kurds of the YPG in the North of Syria after the cease-fire had come into force. Russia specifically asked the FSA to stop fighting. In reality, this group of the FSA was formed by the Turkish army during the «liberation» of Jarablus, which until then had been occupied by Daesh. Show More Summary
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – As Raf Sanchez of The Telegraph writes, fundamentalist militiamen of the US-backed Free Syrian Army chased US commandos out of al-Ray in Syria…
US special forces deployed to work with Turkish forces in Operation Euphrates Shield were threatened by US-backed Free Syrian Army forces, and more in our round-up. The post US-Backed FSA Threatens Slaughter of US Commandos; American Flag Flying in Border Town appeared first on Shadowproof.
SHOCK VIDEO: U.S.-Backed, ‘Moderate’ Free Syrian Army Threatens To Kill U.S. Special Forces. “Regime change in Syria sounds really terrific until you consider that even the most moderate rebels are threatening to kill Americans.”
Authored by Graeme Baker via MiddleEastEye.net, US special forces soldiers were reportedly forced to flee a town in northern Syria after Free Syrian Army fighters threatened to "slaughter" them for their "invasion", according to videos...Show More Summary
TeleSur | – – Moscow added it would continue its own air strikes against the Islamic State group and the militants formerly known as the Nusra Front Russia’s Defense Ministry called on…
As part the Euphrates Shield offensive, fighters of the Free Syrian Army liberated the Turkish-Syrian border from Daesh. A day earlier, the Turkish military opened a new front in Syria's Aleppo province.
Five fighters of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) and several civilians died after a Daesh terrorist blew himself up in the village of Haftali in Syria’s Aleppo province, a source in local militia told RIA Novosti Sunday.
The Turkish military has sent another eight tanks and armored vehicles to support the opposition Free Syrian Army at Jarabulus in northern Syria.
After years of ambiguity, President Erdogan has launched Turkey into the Syrian quagmire, deploying tanks and Special Forces to support 2000 units of the Free Syrian Army. According to President Erdogan, the operation, called Euphrates...Show More Summary
The Free Syrian Army has taken the Syrian city of Jarabulus due to Turkish support, and the emboldened group intends to continue its offensive in the region, capturing both Daesh-held al-Bab and Kurdish-held Manbij, Free Syrian Army fighter Cumha Yasin told Sputnik.
Now that Turkish armed forces and Free Syrian Army fighters have pushed Daesh out of the northern Syrian city of Jarabulus, scores of former residents can't wait to return to their homes, according to Sputnik Turkey.