Category Archives: Islamic State

Syria News Update Nov. 2016

Today the Russians started a bombing campaign.  This happened a day after US president-elect Donald #Trump had spoken with Russia’s Vladimir #Putin.  Long range missiles were fired from ships to signal a new phase in the Syrian Conflict. The Russians … Continue reading

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al-Nusra’s dreams for 2016

The Summer of 2016 is crucial for Jabhat al-Nusra’s dreams to establish something like that of the #Islamic State, formerly known as #ISIS. Back in 2014, when Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and his group declared the establishment of their state, everyone … Continue reading

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About the term “Muhajer” مهاجر

Quick notes about the word “Muhajer,” a word that is used to denote mainly to the person who leaves his place of birth seeking either a religious goal, or a personal, non-religious, aim. 1- The word #Muhajer comes from the … Continue reading

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Jund al-Aqsa

#Jund_al_Aqsa, also, #Jond_al_Aqsa, جند الأقصى، #جندـالأقصى  is a Jihadi group that operates in Syria, whose fame and influence had been growing recently.  Here are some points for discussion about this group: 1- al-Aqsa is a mosque in Jerusalem.  Jund al-Aqsa or … Continue reading

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Top 5 Jihadi groups fighting in Syria 2016

Here is a list of the top 5 Sunni #Jihadi groups fighting in #Syria in the Summer of 2016. 1- The #IslamicـState (IS): leader: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.  Today the property of the Islamic State is decreasing in Syria compared to … Continue reading

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Syria’s hot Summer

Ten important battles that are happening these days predicting a hot summer in #Syria: 1- The battle for al-#Raqqa:  al-Assad’s troops are attacking from the west and south, the Syrian Democratic are not that far up north.  Suqur al-Sahra’ (#Desert_Falcons) … Continue reading

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Fares al-Zahrani (Abu Jandal al-Azadi) 1977-2016 The top al-Qaeda theorist in the Arabian Peninsula

Fares al-Zahrani was one of the 47 men who were executed by the Saudi Authorities on January, 2nd, 2016.  He was of great importance for many reasons.  Of course, much will be written about him in the days to come. … Continue reading

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