Saudi backed HNC cheif negotiator Mohammed Alloush resigns

As reported by BBC News today, Mohammed Alloush, chief negotiator of the High Negotiations Committee or HNC has resigned sighting a lack of progress in the Geneva talks. BBC News article (30 May 2016) - Syria conflict: Chief opposition negotiator resigns: Some additional detail distinctly lacking from the BBC report linked above is that Mohammed…Read more Saudi backed HNC cheif negotiator Mohammed Alloush resigns

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The National Syrian Coalition calls for arming the FSA to Counter ISIS & Assad forces

According to the FSA's media arm the RFS Media Office, the National Coalition for Syrian Revolution and Opposition Forces or the Syrian National Coalition, is requesting arms supply from the UN security council and any allied countries to assist it's fight against IS, the Syrian government military and associated militias including fundamentalist Shi'a Islamic groups…Read more The National Syrian Coalition calls for arming the FSA to Counter ISIS & Assad forces

Russian MOD information released following the withdrawal of it’s main force in Syria

Youtube video Russian MOD (15 Mar 2016) – The first group of aircraft has left ‎Hmeymim airbase for permanent location airfields in the territory of the Russian Federation: https://youtu.be/Gt5bMVxxKYc   Youtube video Russian MOD (31 Mar 2016) – Unique video: Mi-28N launches guided antitank missile against ISIS objects near Palmyra: https://youtu.be/Dnx4LSq1c-8   Youtube video Russian…Read more Russian MOD information released following the withdrawal of it’s main force in Syria

Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve latest airstrike video releases – 29 February 2016 to 31 March 2016

Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve release latest coalition airstrikes targeting IS in Iraq and Syria. The following videos and descriptions are as presented on the CJTF-OIR Youtube page. Youtube video CJTF-OIR (29 Feb 2016) – A Coalition airstrike destroys a Daesh weapons storage warehouse near Fallujah, Iraq to disrupt terrorist operations: https://youtu.be/ZUjjpLlNFpI…Read more Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve latest airstrike video releases – 29 February 2016 to 31 March 2016

Latest offensive in Southern Aleppo by fundamentalist Sunni Islamic groups described as rebels and freedom fighters by main stream news outlets

As reported by The Long War Journal on the 6 May 2016, fundamentalist Sunni Islamic groups such as the Jaish al Fatah coalition (Jabhat al Nusrah, Ahrar al Sham, Ajnad al Sham, Liwa al Haqq, and Jaysh al Sunna) are currently involved in offensives in southern Aleppo. Other such groups include Jund al Aqsa and…Read more Latest offensive in Southern Aleppo by fundamentalist Sunni Islamic groups described as rebels and freedom fighters by main stream news outlets

US Secretary of State John Kerry stated that rebels need to distance themselves from fundamentalist opposition groups such as Jabhat al Nusrah in Aleppo

Following continued fighting in and around Aleppo, the Syrian government has agreed to a 48 hour cessation of hostilities. BBC News article (05 May 2016) - Syria conflict: Uneasy calm in Aleppo as partial truce declared: US Secretary of State John Kerry stated that rebels need to distance themselves from fundamentalist opposition groups such as…Read more US Secretary of State John Kerry stated that rebels need to distance themselves from fundamentalist opposition groups such as Jabhat al Nusrah in Aleppo