Why ISIL Detests Being Called “Daesh”

BEIRUT, LEBANON (4:20 P.M.) – Approximately 2,000 Islamic State (ISIL) fighters remain inside the provincial capital of the Al-Raqqa Governoraate, the U.S. Coalition’s Spokesperson, Brett McGurk, announced this week.

“It seems, from the information we have, that, of the 2,000 or so ISIS fighters that are left, bulk of them are foreign fighters,” coalition’s envoy said, as quoted by Ara News Agency.

Furthermore, the Coalition Spokesperson stated the ongoing operation to liberate Raqqa City will require more than just
a military effort, adding that the ongoing humanitarian crisis is something that requires coordination with different groups.

“It’s not just a military effort. We also met with local councils and a number of tribal sheiks who are working very closely with us to defeat ISIS. And we have diplomats on the ground, working on the stabilization and humanitarian elements. It was a very encouraging visit, spent about two days there,” McGurk added.

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Daeshbags Sux
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The kind of tribal sheikh McGurk is talking to :
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Thus he has moustache and no beard instead of beard and no moustache, so well, he might have had to deal with IS yesterday and US today as a local sheikh, I have no profile on the guy but this is worrying.

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The quaintly named ‘US Diplomats’ will I am sure be well ‘out of their depth’. 🙂

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Kingstone Tyro

western media has always told the world ISIS were 100% Syrians and, or Arabs.