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Another rebel organization, the Free Syrian Army, evacuated a force called Jaysh al-Ababil to southern Syria following an agreement reached with the Syrian regime. On April 7, 2018, about 1,500 armed operatives were evacuated to an area some 40 km north of Daraa, where they joined the rebel groups ...
Shortly after this event, military defectors announced the formation of the Free Syrian Army, beginning the Syrian civil war. This is where the real confusion begins. Around this time, Syrian Kurds, who have long been seeking autonomy, began fighting back against Assad. To top of the confusion, many ...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:30 P.M.) – One of the largest Free Syrian Army (FSA) brigades recently surrendered themselves to the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) in the eastern Qalamoun region of Damascus. According to a military report from Damascus, the Free Syrian Army's Ahmad Al-'Abdo Brigade surrendered ...
21, 2013, rockets exploded in the Free Syrian Army-controlled areas surrounding Damascus. This time, they contained the chemical agent sarin. In a White House news release, officials stated, “A preliminary U.S. government assessment determined that 1,429 people were killed in the chemical weapons ...
In detail, the evacuation deal – brokered by Russian military authorities – will see no less than fifteen hundred (1,500) Free Syrian Army fighters currently based in the Tadamon district relinquish their positions and heavy equipment (i.e. tanks and artillery) to government forces and then be evacuated with ...
MOSCOW, April 6. /TASS/. Jabhat al-Nusra (a group outlawed in Russia) and the Free Syrian Army are planning chemical attacks with the use of chlorine in areas under their control, including Daraa's district of Al-Balad, the chief of Russia's center for the reconciliation of conflicting parties in Syria, Major-General Yuri ...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:25 P.M.) – The Free Syrian Army (FSA) attempted to infiltrate into the west Dara'a countryside, yesterday, targeting the Syrian Arab Army' (SAA) positions at Tal Khuder. However, the infiltration attempt would be short-lived, as the Free Syrian Army fighters were spotted by Syrian Arab ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:47 P.M.) – Despite the fact that Faylaq al-Rahman (Free Syrian Army affiliate) rebels operated far away from Douma city in Damascus' East Ghouta region, it has become apparent that some group's fighters nonetheless got stranded in the Jaysh al-Islam stronghold. In any case, as of ...
The Free Syrian Army (FSA) yesterday discovered a People's Protection Units (YPG) base during a security sweep in Syria's northwestern Afrin region, which was recently liberated in the Turkish military-led Operation Olive Branch. During the search, FSA forces discovered the base used by the YPG's ...
Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Thursday discovered a new base of YPG/PKK terrorist organization during a security sweep in Syria's northwestern Afrin region, recently liberated by Turkish military-led operation. During the search, the FSA members discovered the base used by the YPG/PKK's so-called ...
AFRIN, Syria, ANKARA. Free Syrian Army (FSA) continues its humanitarian aid activities in recently liberated Afrin town center in northwestern Syria. While the Turkish military and FSA continues distributing humanitarian aid in Afrin town center, which was liberated from terrorists on March 18, Al-Sham ...
Since the moniker “Free Syrian Army” was first used nearly seven years ago, it has been a movement marked by loose coalitions and often deadly competition between groups. But militants in northern Syria say that one of the effects of Turkey's two year-intervention in the war has been to provide increasing ...
On Jan. 20, Turkey launched Operation Olive Branch to clear YPG/PKK-Daesh terrorists from Afrin, Syria. home > Turkey, world, todays headlines, middle east 22.03.2018. Turkey, Free Syrian Army clear 4 more villages in Afrin. Features. Archive. By Eshref Musa. AFRIN/ANKARA. The Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian ...
That part of eastern Ghouta is partly controlled by Faylaq al Rahman, an Islamist rebel group that calls itself part of the Free Syrian Army. Fighters from the Levant Liberation Committee, which has links to Al Qaeda, are also there. The account of the shooting was confirmed by a local doctor, Ahmad al-Bukai.
The Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) liberated five more villages in Syria's northwestern Afrin region on Sunday. According to Anadolu Agency correspondents on the ground, Turkish troops and the FSA cleared the villages of Qeretepe and Qastel Kisk in Sheran, northeast of the city of ...
Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) liberated two more villages in Syria's northwestern Afrin and took control of a strategic dam. According to Anadolu Agency correspondents on the ground, Turkish troops and FSA cleared Hallubi Kabir village in Afrin's northeast of PYD/PKK terrorists, and ...
Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) liberated another village in Syria's northwestern Afrin and took control of a strategic dam. According to Anadolu Agency correspondents on the ground, Turkish troops and FSA cleared Hallubi Kabir village in Afrin's northeast from PYD/PKK terrorist group, ...

The Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Sunday liberated five villages and a mountain from YPG/PKK-Daesh terrorists and took control of a town center during Operation Olive Branch in Syria's northwestern Afrin region. The village of Haji Khalil in Rajo, located northwest of Afrin, has ...
Emrah Gurel, Associated Press A Turkey-backed opposition fighter of the Free Syrian Army secures the streets of the northwestern city of Azaz, Syria, during a Turkish government-organised media tour into northern Syria, Saturday, March 3, 2018. Turkey's prime minister says Turkish troops have captured a ...
The Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Saturday liberated five more villages from YPG/PKK-Daesh terrorists and took control of Rajo's town center during Operation Olive Branch in Syria's northwestern Afrin region. The villages of Ramadiyah and Hamelika of Jinderes district located ...
Turkish and Free Syrian Army (FSA) forces on Thursday liberated five more villages from YPG/PKK-Daesh terrorists as part of their ongoing operation in Afrin, northwestern Syria. The village of Tal Dilor in Jinderes, southwest Afrin was cleared of terrorists, according to Anadolu Agency correspondents on ...
When a democratic uprising broke out against the Syrian dictatorship of Bashar al-Assad in 2011, the regime responded with brutal repression. Aided by defections from the Syrian Army, this helped turn the mass protest movement into the armed conflict that wracks Syria today. The Free Syrian Army (FSA) ...
Turkish and Free Syrian Army (FSA) forces on Sunday liberated three villages from PYD/PKK terrorists in Afrin, northwestern Syria, according to correspondents on the ground. Anadolu Agency reporters in the region said that the villages of upper and lower Hecika and Dervish Ubashi in Rajo, western Afrin ...
ALEPPO, Syria — The Free Syrian Army (FSA) and Turkish forces have made remarkable advances against the People's Protection Units (YPG) in Afrin. According to the Turkish command, Operation Olive Branch has managed to take control of seven villages and strategic locations in the Afrin countryside, ...
Members of Free Syrian Army (FSA), backed by Turkish Army, patrol at the front line, within the "Operation Olive Branch", launched in Syria's Afrin region, ... Turkish soldiers and Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters have cleared Sheran town's Serincek village of PYD/PKK terrorists in northwestern Afrin region, ...
Turkish forces and the Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Monday captured another village from PYD/PKK terrorists in Syria's Afrin. According to an Anadolu Agency correspondent based in the region, Dikmetas village in the town of Sharan and Mount Sirghaya were both cleared of terrorists. Since the beginning of ...
In mid-January, a delegation from the Free Syrian Army (FSA) traveled to Washington, seeking to convince the CIA to resume the military aid frozen under President Donald Trump. Otherwise, the group argued, Iran's influence would continue to grow in Syria. There was little they could do to counter that on ...
... being cleared from terrorism rapidly. "The Turkish Republic is backing us. This gives us confidence," Bedran added. Turkey on Jan. 20 launched Operation Olive Branch to remove YPG/PKK and Daesh terrorists from Syria's northwestern Afrin. On March 18, Turkish troops and Free Syrian Army liberated ...
... when Assad was accused of using gas in 2013. But they want more. "The strike has weakened the regime, but has not strengthened the opposition," said another rebel commander. Trump last year decided to halt a CIA programme that had funnelled weapons and cash to some Free Syrian Army rebels.
Turkish and Free Syrian Army (FSA) forces on Wednesday liberated one more Syrian village from YPG/PKK-Daesh terrorists as part of a Turkish-led operation in Afrin, northwestern Syria. Mashale, a village in Sharan in northeast Afrin, was cleared of terrorists, according to Anadolu Agency correspondents ...
The Al-Hamza Division of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) said Sunday it will send 600 of its Special Forces fighters to northwestern Syria's Afrin. The fighters will join Turkish troops and other FSA elements in the region participating in Operation Olive Branch, which targets the PKK terror group's Syrian affiliates ...
Members of Free Syrian Army (FSA), backed by Turkish Army, patrol at the front line, within the "Operation Olive Branch", launched in Syria's Afrin region, ... Turkish soldiers and Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters have cleared Sheran town's Serincek village of PYD/PKK terrorists in northwestern Afrin region, ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:25 P.M.) – On Friday, official rebel sources reported that Free Syrian Army units operating in the country's southwestern province of Daraa had commenced an offensive against regional Islamic State affiliate militia Jaysh Khalid Ibn al-Walid. The rebel offensive, announced a week in ...
The Jaysh al-Nasr rebel group in Syria, part of the US-backed Free Syrian Army, has posted footage of its fighters celebrating the shoot-down of a Russian Suhkoi-25 jet fighter in the Idlib province of Syria. It is the first time a Russian fighter has been shot down by Syrian rebels attempting to overthrow the ...
Rather they are the mostly Arab fighters of the Free Syrian Army, once trained and assembled by the C.I.A. and Western allies to oust President Bashar al-Assad of Syria. Since the routing of the Islamic State, alliances in Syria have been scrambled. The latest round of the conflict, in fact, features two ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:00 A.M.) – A hyped-up offensive operation promised by Syrian rebel groups that they claimed was going to totally eradicated all elements of ISIS in the country's far southwest has ended before even beginning. About one week ago, official Free Syrian Army sources announced ...
Turkish Armed Forces and the Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Wednesday captured the highest peak of Qurne mountains in the north of Syria's Afrin, according to Anadolu Agency correspondents in the region. Turkish soldiers and FSA fighters began the operation around Bulbul village early Wednesday and ...
The Free Syrian Army (FSA) is not a terrorist group, but a national organization that is defending its homeland, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. Addressing lawmakers from the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party, Erdogan slammed the main opposition, Republican People's Party's ...
Israel is using several Free Syrian Army (FSA) groups in a three phases-plan to impose a 40km-deep 'safe zone' in southern Syria, the Intercept reported on January 23. According to the report, Israel already accomplished the first phase of its plan and it is currently working with different Israeli and ...
The Free Syrian Army (FSA), backed by the Turkish Armed Forces, on Tuesday captured a strategic village and two hills in Afrin, Syria, according to Anadolu Agency correspondents in the region. The village of Hammam, in Jindaras in the northwestern district of Afrin, lies in a strategic location, as the ...
Turkish forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters launched a comprehensive ground operation against YPG/PKK in Syria's Afrin on Sunday. The fighters entered Afrin as part of Turkey's "Operation Olive Branch" which started on Saturday. The Turkish military says its offensive aims to rid the region of YPG ...
The group of four representatives from the Free Syrian Army (FSA), a 20,000-strong bloc of Arab fighters based in Syria's northwest, had to take their case to the State Department, Congress and a series of think tanks to salvage their weeklong trip. The Syrian delegation over the past week has been able to ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:10 P.M.) – The Free Syrian Army (FSA) lost another commander in the Idlib Governorate this week after the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) launched a powerful assault on their positions in the southeastern countryside of the province. According to opposition activists, the Free Syrian Army ...
Representatives from the Free Syrian Army (FSA) have urged US officials at talks in Washington to resume a suspended CIA program of military aid in order to count Iranian influence in Syria, according to Reuters. Mustafa Sejari, a senior official in the opposition group, said on Monday that the envoys ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:30 P.M.) – A top commander of the Free Syrian Army has vowed that the rebel group will retake the Al-Hass plateau region in southern Aleppo province from pro-government forces after jihadist factions linked to Al-Qaeda abandoned it several days ago. On Sunday, commander Sayf ...
DAMASCUS, SYRIA (04:15 PM) – After a long absence from the main battlefields in the Syrian Civil War, militant rebel group Faylaq Al-Sham, linked to the so-called Free Syrian Army (FSA), has shown up again in battle against the Syrian army. In its first encounters with the Syrian armed forces since ...
Around 30 sub-groups of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) have unified under the banner of the country's “National Army”, the Syrian interim government announced on Saturday. The announcement came after the head of the interim government, Jawad Abu Hatab, met the subgroup leaders in the northern city ...
Due to the general ineffectiveness of Free Syrian Army-linked rebel groups to achieve lasting results on the battlefield, they often rely on making fantastic claims about killing a huge number of pro-government troops or capturing a great amount of equipment from the Syrian Arab Army in order to keep their ...
BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:30 P.M.) – The Free Syrian Army (FSA) issued a statement on Monday officially rejecting the peace conference held in the Russian resort city of Sochi. According to the statement released by the FSA, Russia is seeking to bypass the Geneva peace process that is already ongoing.
On December 18, a Free Syrian Army (FSA) commander revealed to the Syrian opposition news outlet Enab Baladi that the US had fully suspended its support for all FSA groups in northern and southern Syria. FSA groups were allegedly informed of the US decision during a joint meeting. According to the ...


 

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