HTS INNER ECONOMY DECLINES DUE TO CORRUPTION

Last week, a Telegram chat between fighters of Hayat Tahrir al Sham (HTS), arguably the most influential armed faction in Idlib province, revealed that a wage ceiling for a foot soldier in the group is a surprisingly low $80 a month. This amount of money is payed to the fighters stationed in Lattakia province, while…

US INTELLIGENCE RECRUITS ISIS TERRORISTS IN SDF PRISONS

As the territorial caliphate of Islamic State terror group is breathing its last in the Syrian province of Deir Ezzor crumbling under the offensive of US-backed Syrian Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and US-led International Coalition’s air strike, the SDF struggles to solve the issue of captured foreign terrorists and their families, including women and children.…