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ISIS-affiliated group resurfaces in Idlib and attack a Turkish-backed group

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ISIS-affiliated group resurfaces in Idlib and attack a Turkish-backed group

Jund al-Aqsa militants

On March 22, fighters of the ISIS-affiliated Jund al-Aqsa attacked a headquarter of the Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) group Faylaq al-Sham in the town of al-Ghassaniyah in the northwestern Idlib countryside according to the Syrian pro-opposition news outlet Enab Baladi.

The source said that Jund al-Aqsa lost one of its fighters and killed four fighters of Faylaq al-Sham during the hit and run attack. The ISIS-affiliated group also captured loads of weapons and ammunition from Faylaq al-Sham headquarter.

Jund al-Aqsa was formed in Idlib governorate in January 2014 by “Abu Abd al-Aziz al-Qatari”, a Qatari commander of al-Qaeda. Soon after its formation, the radical group controlled large areas in the governorates of Idlib and Hama.

Later in February 2017, the relationship between Jund al-Aqsa and ISIS begin to surface as the radical group carried out several attacks against the US-backed FSA groups in the northern Hama countryside. Hundreds of FSA fighters were reportedly killed in Jund al-Aqsa attacks, which forced the former branch of al-Qaeda in Syria Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) to join the battle against the ISIS-affiliated group.

Eventually HTS broke a deal that helped Jund al-Aqsa to survive by allowing a part of its fighters to withdrew towards the ISIS-held areas in eastern Syria while the rest would joint HTS and the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP).

Syrian opposition activists believe that Jund al-Aqsa cells in northern Syria are currently taking advantage of the ongoing war between HTS and the Syrian Liberation Front (SLF) to reestablish a foothold for the radical group there.

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Langaniso Mhlobo

Definitely this terrorist which attacked Turkey base terrorist are back by USA.USA has start sabotaging Turkey operation against USS terrorists .

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Redadmiral

Great news! A 3 way fight between the head chopping brigades to see who are the fiercest head choppers of them all. May there be not a head left among them when the dust settles.

VGA

The ISIS snake will rear its ugly head in Idlib, hehehe. Bombings and assassinations everywhere, the HTS and FaS idiots will suffer.

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