DAMASCUS, SYRIA (4:35 P.M.) – Former militants of Eastern Ghouta and the al-Qaeda-linked group in Idlib have been recently engaged in a series of arrest campaigns; portending a new bloody infighting between the two old foes.

Having undergone an all-out regrouping and reorganizing process, Jaish al-Islam rebel group launched a full-scale crackdown  against Nusra militants who had fought them years ago in Eastern Ghouta region.

In 2016, both Salafi-oriented groups were caught in heavy infighting  in Eastern Ghouta, which had killed up to 500 fighters from both sides.

The Saudi-backed Jaish al-Islam was evacuated from its stronghold of Eastern Ghouta as per a surrender agreement with the Syrian Army last March.

In response, Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham set up checkpoints and arrested several Jaish al-Islam fighters. Up to 50 militants from both warring parties have been arrested during the last two months.

The recent escalated tensions might evolve to a full-scale infighting  similar to those broke out earlier among various rival insurgent factions.

However, local sources spoke about a tendency among Nusra leadership to cool things off to avert a potential war in which Syria Liberation Front (the arch enemy of HTS) will definitely join the fight alongside Jaish al-Islam.

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zainab313
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2018-07-30 17:11

the bad and ugly side of zio terrorists who have given their souls to the devil – karma is sweet/disunity rules these total losers

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Daeshbags Sux
2018-07-30 19:59
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You surely know about it since iSIS was created by Khamenei and Soleimani. Soleimani is not nicknamed ‘Keyser Soze’ without reason. Having someone like gal. Petraeus labelling him as ‘pure evil’ while Petraeus is already a great devil gives you a good idea how far the Soleimani beast is able to go… “Karma” is, it’s a hinduist concept you obviously don’t know about. It’s not “mektoub”. You obviously don’t know what “zio” means. Zionists have NOTHING to do with all this shït, in fact, they even strongly opposed the Obama admin treatment of the Syrian ‘file’. In fact, Israelis even… Read more »

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LidMad88
2018-07-30 23:03
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lol

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FairsFair
2018-07-30 16:39

Excellent. The Russian and Syrian policy of moving all rebels to Idlib is the equivalent of forcing different rats to inhabit a single cage. The rats fight one another and eventually the stronger ones eat the weaker ones.

sweet robert
sweet robert
2018-07-31 01:45

I predict an all out brawl.

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Notonato
2018-07-31 05:19

JFC douchebag, find another hobby.

Daeshbags Sux
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Daeshbags Sux
2018-07-30 19:52

“The Saudi-backed Jaish al-Islam”
=> If I remember well, JaI was a KSA/Turkey joint venture and since Salman is king, KSA is said having progressively stopped funding extremist organisations. Many princes, e.g. Bandar or Turki, who were tainted by some dubious activities, have lost lost their ‘jobs’.
Time will tell how things will go but it’s clear that Salman and MBS are not in the same mindset as former king Abdullah.

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2018-07-30 23:02
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Lol