17 Sep '13, 5pm

Al Nusrah Front, Ahrar al Sham attack Syrian villages

Al Nusrah Front, Ahrar al Sham attack Syrian villages

Screen shots from the video of Al Nusrah Front and Ahrar al Sham's raid on three Syrian villages in Homs. Images from the SITE Intel Group. The Al Nusrah Front for the People of the Levant, an al Qaeda affiliate in Syria, has claimed that it and the Ahrar al Sham Islamic Movement attacked three Syrian villages in the province of Homs. The Al Nusrah Front claimed that it and Ahrar al Sham "rose to attack the Nusayri [Alawite] villages of Maksar al-Husan, Job al-Jarrah, and al-Massoudiyya in the eastern countryside of Homs" on Sept. 10. The statement was released on Sept. 14 and obtained and translated by the SITE Intelligence Group. "These villages are located in the neighborhood of the Sunni villages, which are always hit with raids from these Nusayri villages and the barriers located on their outskirts, not to mention the indiscriminate arrests of their free Sunni childre...

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