MILITANTS GO ON ASSASSINATION AND ABDUCTION SPREE IN DARAA

As a series of abductions and assassination hits the Daraa province in southern Syria, the locals blame armed opposition groups for spread of chaos in the area. In recent weeks several people have been abducted throughout Daraa, including Tel Shahab, Al-Yadoudiya, Kharab Al-Shahm, Al-Ajami and other areas. In some cases the abductors have demanded ransom,…

ISRAEL BACKS FSA OFFENSIVE AGAINST ISIS

Free Syrian Army (FSA) factions launched an offensive against the ISIS-affiliated Jaysh Khaled bin al-Walid in Western Daraa province. The offensive labeled “Battle of the Conquerors” was supported by Israeli missile strikes on Jaysh Khaled bin al-Walid positions in the area.