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Photo of U.S. Senator John McCain meeting illegally in a rebel safe house with the heads of the “Free Syrian Army” in Idlib, Syria in April, 2013. In the left foreground, top al Qaeda terrorist leader Ibrahim al-Badri (aka Al-Baghdadi of ISIS, a.k.a. Caliph Ibrahim of the recently founded Islamic State with whom the Senator is talking. Behind Badri is visible Brigadier General Salim Idris (with glasses), the former military chief of the FSA, who has since fled to the Gulf states after the collapse of any semblance of the FSA.
By nsnbc On Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Syria Denounces Attempt to Re-Brand Al-Nusrah and the Targeting of Civilians

nsnbc : In a letter to the Security Council, the Syrian Foreign Ministry condemned the targeting of non-combatant and innocent civilians and infrastructure by the US-led coalition under the guise of combating ISIS More...

Yarmouk, Damascus (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 17th, 2016

ISIS & Al-Nusrah Cause Humanitarian Crisis for Palestinian Refugees in Yarmouk

 nsnbc : Renewed heavy clashes between battle groups linked to ISIL and Jabhat Al-Nusrah in Yarmouk, the most populous Palestinian refugee camp and residential area in Damascus, have displaced thousands of Palestinians More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Al-Nusrah Downs Syrian SU-22 with Surface to Air Missile

nsnbc : A SU-22 of the Syrian Arab Air Force was shot down by Al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Nusrah, using a Surface to Air Missile. The pilot has been captured by the terrorists. SAM-7 missiles from Libya were smuggled More...

This file photo shows Hezbollah resistance movement combatants in a military parade.
By nsnbc On Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

GCC Designates Hezbollah as Terrorists – Deploys Al-Nusrah Against them in Lebanon

nsnbc : The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) designated the Lebanese Hezbollah as terrorist organization. Meanwhile, several GCC member States, most prominently Saudi Arabia and Qatar, as well as Israel use Jabhat More...

Standoff between Al-Nusra and Lebanese military in Arsal, August 2014.
By nsnbc On Monday, November 30th, 2015

Al-Nusrah refuses to release Lebanese Soldiers and Police Officers

nsnbc : The Al-Qaeda liked Jabhat al-Nusrah front refuses to release capture Lebanese soldiers and police officers, captured by the terrorist insurgency in August 2014. The release was spoiled due to last-minute More...

By Christof Lehmann On Monday, October 6th, 2014

Israeli Troops Injure Lebanese Soldier and back Al-Nusrah Infiltration into Lebanon

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : One Lebanese soldier was injured when an Israeli patrol, on Sunday, opened fire on a Lebanese Army post. The cross demarcation line shooting incident occurred in the Sheeba Farms area More...

By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Israeli-backed al-Nusrah ousts UN Peacekeepers from Syrian Golan

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) evacuated its troops from the Syrian – controlled side of the Golan as well as from the neutral zone into Israel. The UNDOF More...

Standoff between Al-Nusra and Lebanese military in Arsal, August 2014.
By nsnbc On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Al-Nusrah and Lebanese Army clash near Lebanese-Syrian Border

nsnbc : Clashes between the Gulf-Arab and Western-backed Jabhat al-Nusrah and Lebanese military forces flared up near the Lebanese – Syrian border again Thursday morning. Fighting continues. The al-Qaeda and More...

Standoff between Al-Nusra and Lebanese military in Arsal, August 2014.
By nsnbc On Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

Lebanese Stand United Behind National Army to Deal Blow to IS and Al-Nusrah

nsnbc : Lebanese military clashed on Saturday with Islamic State, Jabhat al-Nusrah and other Islamist militants who had seized a Lebanese police station and murdered two Lebanese soldiers. Saudi Arabia has since More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, June 14th, 2014

Al-Nusrah Mercenaries Accommodated in Turkish State Guesthouses

nsnbc : Al-Nusrah militants coming from various countries are being accommodated in Turkish State guesthouses, said a Turkish MP, presenting the copy of a memorandum signed by Turkey’s  former Interior Minister More...