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#WorldPoli: Government Troops Target Rebels, Jihadists in Syria’s Idlib – #WorldPolitics

Syria’s government forces and allied militias have continued their assault on targets belonging to rebels and jihadist factions in the northwestern province of Idlib. Government troops Sunday fired artillery and missiles to target their opponents in Idlib’s southern countryside, according to local news media. Nearly a dozen rebels and jihadists …

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#WorldPoli: Powerful Islamist Group Intensifies Crackdown on Jihadists in Syria’s Idlib – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – A powerful Islamist militant group in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib has launched a military campaign against rival jihadist groups, local news reports and rights groups said Sunday. Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), the dominant force in Idlib, the last major rebel stronghold in Syria, on Sunday began …

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#WorldPoli: Jihadists in Syria’s Idlib Form New ‘Operations Room’ – #WorldPolitics

WASHINGTON – Several al-Qaida-aligned militant groups in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib have announced the formation of a joint military operations room aimed at coordinating efforts to fight Syrian government troops and its allied forces. The new operations center, dubbed as “Be Steadfast”, consists of five jihadist groups that …

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