New front opens in Syria as rebels say al-Qaida attack means war

13.07.2013                      06.Aw.5773                      Dewarim; Schabbat Chason

Bürgerkrieg in Syrien:

New front opens in Syria as rebels say al-Qaida attack means war

Rebels respond to assassination of one of their top commanders; last week Islamist group beheaded a rebel in Idlib.

Syrian rebels said on Friday the assassination of one of their top commanders by al-Qaida-linked militants was tantamount to a declaration of war, opening a new front for the Western-backed fighters struggling against President Bashar Assad's forces….