December 10, 2012

Most Syrian Rebels Are Not Radical Jihadists

Just keep saying that to yourself.

Interviewing people who, under different circumstances, might kill you is a strange experience.

To the soundtrack of multiple rocket launchers and small arms fire, I met six men who the Syrian authorities told us were jihadist rebel fighters captured by the army.

Update: The Secular Idiot’s Guide to Syria’s Jihadist Groups.

Hat Tip: Blogs of War.

By Howie at 09:51 AM | Comments |