A spokesman for Syria's main Western-backed rebel group has criticized the decision by the United States and Britain to suspend nonlethal aid to opposition fighters in northern Syria.The U.S.-British decision reflected Western fears of the growing ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Wichita Eagle
The United States and Britain have suspended all non-lethal assistance into Northern Syria, citing concerns that the equipment could end up in the hands of al-Qaeda-linked fighters.
According to U.S. embassy spokesman in Turkey, the decision was made after ... FULL ARTICLE AT Sofia News Agency
The US and UK on Wednesday suspended all non-lethal aid to Syrian militias after Islamist rebels reportedly seized bases belonging to the Western-backed Free Syrian Army, reports the BBC. The aid includes vehicles, communications equipment and night-vision goggles. The Islamic ... FULL ARTICLE AT EUobserver.com
Beirut • The U.S. and Britain said Wednesday they were suspending deliveries to rebels in northern Syria of nonlethal aid such as communications equipment and laptops after some of the gear was seized by Islamic militants.
The decision reflected fears ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Salt Lake Tribune
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The Free Syrian Army (Arabic: الجيش السوري الحر, Al-Jayš Al-Suri Al-Ḥurr) is the main armed opposition group operating in Syria that has been active during the Syrian civil war. Composed of defected Syrian Armed Forces personnel and volunteers, its formation was announced on 29 July 2011 in a video released on the internet by a uniformed group of deserters from the Syrian military who called upon... Full Article At Wikipedia.org