This is really great news all around, and some reason for optimism after what happened last week in Mali and Paris. Sure, the lone wolf packs that did those attacks will still be able to do attacks, but capturing Raqqa would REALLY hurt ISIS in terms of both having lost their capitol which hurts their […]
The Al-Nusra Front, Al-Qaeda's affiliate in Syria, has released a grateful video, where they openly thank the Free Syrian Army (FSA), which the US has touted as a “moderate opposition group”, for supplying them with US-made anti-tank TOW missiles (“Tube-launched, Optically tracked, Wire-guided").
Russian S-400 SAMs in Syria The Russians have hit 286 targets in the last 48 hours. Putin claims to have hit targets designated by the Free Syrian Army. The Assadite Syrian Army claims to have captured Tel Hadya, a village north of Aleppo. Show More Summary
Russia is cooperating with the moderate Syrian opposition, including the Free Syrian Army, President Vladimir Putin said on Friday.
The Syrian army backed by pro-government militia started an offensive to free the village of al-Eiss in the south of Aleppo province from terrorist control, a source in the militia told RIA Novosti Thursday.
In Aleppo, the rebel group has weakened as fighters leave due to low pay, poor conditions and fragmentation.
by Aron Lund, editor of Syria in Crisis “We are ready to support from the air the patriotic opposition, including the so-called Free Syrian Army,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov recently told Russian state television. But, he...Show More Summary
Tensions and frustrations were high as the UnitedStates said it would send forces into Northern Syria to fight Islamic State. The frustration came from the Free Syrian Army(FSA), the Syrian National Coalition and Sunni Arabrebels attempting to overthrow Syrian PresidentBashar al-Assad. The groups say they are upset with the U.S. government’s lack of communication with […]
Representatives of the Free Syrian Army have agreed to meet representatives of the Russian Defense and Foreign ministries in Abu Dhabi at the end of next week, one of the coordinators of the event told Sputnik.
Representatives of the Free Syrian Army have agreed to meet representatives of the Russian Defense and Foreign Ministries in Abu Dhabi at the end of next week.
Damascus-led forces assisted by Russian military aircraft have secured control over the main highway to Aleppo essentially freeing the strategic Syrian city which had been besieged for two weeks, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported...
Deputy Foreign Minister said that Russia is in favor of representatives from the Free Syrian Army participates in Syrian reconciliation talks.
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said that Free Syrian Army does not have single commander and headquarters.
"I expect modern anti-aircraft weaponry soon," a Free Syrian Army commander told Motherboard.
A leader of a Syrian opposition group confirmed to Sputnik on Tuesday that representatives of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) had visited Moscow.
The Free Syrian Army is somewhat of a Schrödinger's cat these days: its representatives visited Moscow last week and at the same time FSA leaders deny claims that they went to the Russian capital.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Delegations from Free Syrian Army rebel groups did not visit Moscow, representatives of four factions fighting under the FSA banner told Reuters on Tuesday, denying Russian news agency reports that such visits had taken place.
Moscow has confirmed that Free Syrian Army (FSA) envoys had visited Russia, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said Monday.
Yesterday I was an ordinary Syrian citizen, today I'm a Free Syrian Army fighter, who should I be tomorrow?
High-ranking officials in the US and Europe often accuse Russia of targeting moderate opposition in its counterterrorism operation in Syria but no one has clearly explained who the Free Syrian Army is, where it is located or what it wants.