Armed opposition groups active in Homs and Hama province formed a new coalition under the name of Jaysh Homs (Army of Homs).
The coalition includes all of Kataib 313, Kataib Suyuf al-Haq, Kataib Sayf al-Islam Hattab, Liwa Ansar al-Haq, Liwa Ansar al-Sunna wal-Sharia and Liwa Talbiseh. These factions make the majority of the FSA forces in the area of Talbiseh in Homs province.
According to the coalition’s leader Issam Juma, its members are present in northern Homs and southern Hama. The coalition intends to provide security in the area under its control and participates in the de-escalation zone agreement via the negotiations committee of the province of Homs.