31 Jul '15, 5pm

Pentagon: Captured Syrian rebels not US-trained:

Pentagon: Captured Syrian rebels not US-trained:

Brig. Gen. Kevin Killea attends a ceremony in Arlington, Va., in November 2013. Responding to reports of rebel fighters in Syria being captured, Killea said on Friday, July 31, 2015, that they "had nothing to do with the new Syrian fighters who were trained and equipped," by U.S. forces. John F. Williams/U.S. Navy Related Al-Qaida attacks headquarters of rebel group it calls US 'agents' Members of al-Qaida's branch in Syria launched an attack early Friday on the headquarters of a rebel faction in northern Syria believed to have been trained by the U.S. government, killing at least five fighters and wounding more than a dozen, the militants and an activist group said. The Nusra Front, which has also abducted several members of the faction known as Division 30, vowed to cut off "the arms" of the American government in Syria. Capture of US-backed Syria rebel leader a setback ...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/pentagon-captured-syrian-rebels-no...

Tweets

Al Qaeda’s branch in Syria says it captured US-backed rebels

Al Qaeda’s branch in Syria says it captured US-...

longwarjournal.org 31 Jul '15, 6pm

The Al Nusrah Front, al Qaeda’s official branch in Syria, has released a statement claiming that it has captured US-traine...

Attack, capture of Syrian rebels raises questions about US training:

Attack, capture of Syrian rebels raises questio...

stripes.com 08 Aug '15, 12am

Related CENTCOM insists it’s in regular contact with US-trained Syrian rebels The U.S. Central Command maintains regular c...

Al-Qaida attacks HQ of rebel group it calls US 'agents'

Al-Qaida attacks HQ of rebel group it calls US ...

militarytimes.com 31 Jul '15, 7pm

BEIRUT — Members of al-Qaida's branch in Syria launched an attack early Friday on the headquarters of a rebel faction in n...

US bombs al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front in Syria after rebel abductions - Stars and Stripes

US bombs al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front in Syria a...

stripes.com 01 Aug '15, 3am

Related In reversal, Nusra Front claims credit for abducting Syria rebel fighters In an unusual statement by the Nusra Fro...

Who will provide the muscle for a Syrian 'Islam...

stripes.com 29 Jul '15, 5am

In this undated photo released by a militant website, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, m...

Nusra Front abducts U.S.-backed rebels in north...

militarytimes.com 30 Jul '15, 9pm

Nusra Front abducts U.S.-backed rebels in northern Syria BEIRUT — The leader of a U.S.-backed rebel group and several of h...

Pentagon unclassified email system down

Pentagon unclassified email system down

militarytimes.com 29 Jul '15, 6pm

The Pentagon's unclassified email system was taken down, a spokeswoman said. (Photo: Marine Corps) 22 CONNECT 15 TWEET LIN...

US military suspects Russia in hack of Pentagon...

stripes.com 07 Aug '15, 1am

Defense Department Related Report: Russians hacked White House computers Russians are responsible for infiltrating the Sta...