Syria Rebels Create New Unified Military Command

BEIRUT -- A senior official with the rebel Free Syrian Army says commanders from all over the country have elected a new Supreme Military Council and a chief of staff.The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to reveal the meeting's outcome, says the move is similar to last month's conference in Qatar that unified political groups.Read More... More on Syria

Topics:  beirut   free syrian army   supreme military council   qatar   syria    a   unified   command   official   
  • Obama deploys 250 US personnel to Syria
    Obama will use his speech to announce that he will send an additional 250 US military personnel into Syria ... The US has reportedly provided limited covert support to Syrian rebels. Obama _ looking to project a united front with a leader he referred ...
    04/25/2016 - 11:34 pm | View Link
  • Rebels’ court in southern Syria an alliance of convenience against Assad
    US-led airstrikes in Syria since September have hit Al Nusra targets but, in the form of the new unified court, rebels who have been trained, armed and advised by the western and Arab Gulf-backed Military Operations ... had sought to create a unified ...
    12/13/2014 - 10:58 pm | View Link
  • A look at key military players on the government and rebel sides of Syria's civil war
    BEIRUT – Here's a list of key fighting groups inside Syria: — SYRIAN GOVERNMENT — Despite major defections early in the conflict and the loss of significant territory to rebels ... under a unified rebel command called the Supreme Military Council ...
    01/21/2014 - 5:55 pm | View Link
  • Rivalries complicate arms pipeline to Syria rebels
    BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s rebels have received shipments of more powerful ... It has coordinated to some degree with the new unified Supreme Military Council of the Free Syrian Army, created in December to incorporate the disparate rebel brigades, but ...
    06/19/2013 - 10:32 pm | View Link
  • Why US must give military aid to Syria's rebels
    First, the rebels understand that Mr. Assad has no incentive to negotiate his own exit as long as he holds – or at least thinks he holds – a military advantage. Second, the coalition, a movement largely in exile, does not carry a unified brief for the ...
    06/6/2013 - 8:43 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Syrian opposition
    This article is about Syrian opposition during the Syrian Civil War. For other historic opposition in Syria, see Syrian opposition (disambiguation).
    05/1/2016 - 3:38 pm | View Website
  • Free Syrian Army
    Free Syrian Army; Participant in the Syrian Civil War
    04/29/2016 - 12:20 pm | View Website
  • The Islamic State in Southern Syria May 15, 2015
    The Islamic State in Southern Syria May 15, 2015 This report was compiled from open source information and information reported to The Carter Center.
    04/28/2016 - 4:31 pm | View Website
  • Syria's Military Opposition: How Effective, United, or ...
    Many options for direct military action in Syria have been on the table, ranging from token strikes with small numbers of weapons to much broader operations such as ...
    04/26/2016 - 11:26 am | View Website
  • Washington's Syria "Strategy" In Complete Disarray As ...
    Turkey has confirmed that it struck positions in Syria held by Kurdish militias that over the last year have become the most important allies within Syria ...
    04/18/2016 - 10:02 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News