Jabhat al-Nusra tank commander sees little alternative to group
Al Nusrah Front deals Syrian regime major blow in Idlib
Jabhat al-Nusra eyes Idlib for Islamic emirate
Al Qaeda Ally’s Advance Imperils Moderate Syrian Rebels
The Al Nusrah Front has forced the leader of the Western-backed Syrian Revolutionaries’ Front, Jamal Maarouf, to flee his base of operations in Idlib.
Al Qaeda group seizes bastion of Western-backed rebels in Syria’s Idlib region
The Al Nusrah Front, al Qaeda’s official branch in Syria, has captured several towns and villages in the countryside of Idlib. The territory was controlled by the Syrian Revolutionaries Front (SRF), which has been allied with Al Nusrah despite being part of the Free Syrian Army.
Syrian rebels supplied by the United States continue to conduct joint operations with al Qaeda and their allies in Syria.