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Fighting Between Hayat Tahrir al-Sham And Other Radicals Erupted In Idlib Countryside (Videos)

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Fighting Between Hayat Tahrir al-Sham And Other Radicals Erupted In Idlib Countryside (Videos)

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On June 23, an intense fighting between Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (formerly the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda) and the recently formed coalition of al-Qaeda-linked groups, Fa Ithbatu, erupted in the countryside of the Syrian city of Idlib. The village of Arab Said and the area near Idlib central prisons reportedly became the main hot points of the fighting.

According to pro-militant sources, the fighting broke because of the recent tensions between the sides caused by arrests of some members of Fa Ithabatu by Hayat Tahrir al-Sham security forces.

Some sources claim that Hayat Tahrir al-Sham even limited the movement a prominent pro-militant journalist, Bilal Abdul Kareem, who is known for his radical views.

Fa Ithabatu demands to release all its prisoners and, according to its supporters, already captured the Idlib prison.

Tensions between Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and one more al-Qaeda-linked group, the Turksitan Islamic Party, were also reported in the town of Jisr al-Shughur in southern Idlib.

Fa Ithabatu and the Turksitan Islamic Party may have been unhappy with the recent actions of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, which indirectly supported the implementation of the Turkish-Russian de-escalation agreement on southern Idlib that includes joint Russian-Turkish patrols along the M4 highway there.

While the close cooperation with Turkey allows Hayat Tahrir al-Sham to increase its military and financial capabilities, the implementation of the de-escalation deal poses a direct threat to interests of smaller radical groups such ones from Fa Ithabatu. Therefore, there is a clear conflict of interests that may turn into a full-scale military confrontation.

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FlorianGeyer

Its always welcome to see the various US and Turkish Terror gangs killing each other.

Liberal guy

The best news is the news of the cowards infighting

Cromwell

Rat on Rat violence,i love it,keep it up you rodents.comment image

ali

yessssss kill eachother you pathetic dogs of americans

Peter Jennings

That’s just terrible news :) all those religious types getting worked up and reaching for their guns. One cannot argue with logic as it doesn’t pack the same punch.

It seems the Sham want all the spoils, the power and the weapons for themselves. They all want to be king rat amongst the rubble and the remnants of what was.

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