The Assad regime cannot and will not defeat ISIS

In the recent years there was many questions that was raised by many regarding the hidden cooperation between Assad regime and Islamic State, especially by the Syrian opposition. No one can deny that the Assad regime has avoided combating against ISIS for nearly two years, focusing their military efforts on the Syrian opposition forces only.… Read More The Assad regime cannot and will not defeat ISIS

Why is Nusra Front refusing to split from al-Qaeda?

Jabhat al-Nusra or Nusra Front avoided mentioning its affiliation when it was formed in the early year of 2012. Its leader and founder Abu Mohamed al-Golani was forced to give oath of allegiance to al-Qaeda’s leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in April 2013, as a response to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s decision to merge “al-Qaeda in Iraq” and… Read More Why is Nusra Front refusing to split from al-Qaeda?

Faction Guide of the Syrian war – Part 5 – Islamic State

With the continuation of the Syrian war in its third year, there are five factions that are currently fighting in the Syrian war and the factions are the Syrian Government, Syrian opposition, al-Qaeda network and Rojava Kurds. How international community and regional powers are dealing with each faction will contribute to the formation of a… Read More Faction Guide of the Syrian war – Part 5 – Islamic State

Faction Guide of the Syrian war – Part 3 – al-Qaeda Network

With the continuation of the Syrian war in its third year, there are five factions that are currently fighting in the Syrian war and the factions are the Syrian Government, Syrian opposition, al-Qaeda network and Rojava Kurds. How international community and regional powers are dealing with each faction will contribute to the formation of a… Read More Faction Guide of the Syrian war – Part 3 – al-Qaeda Network