Alliance of rebel groups calls for an Islamist Syria, not a U.S.-backed democracy

Eleven Syrian rebel groups, including a powerful al Qaeda affiliate, have rejected the Western-backed opposition coalition, calling for a new Syria under Islamic law and dealing a severe blow to U.S.-led efforts to support a democratic alternative to embattled President Bashar Assad.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Restricted Access

With One Small Step, Trump Makes History in North Korea