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Turkey Stands With al-Qaeda Against the Kurds

By: Youssef Sheikho, Al-akhbar Turkey continues to support armed Islamist groups in their campaign against Kurdish militias along Syria’s northern front. Yet the growing body count of al-Qaeda fighters in the north suggests that Turkish efforts are not entirely successful. Qamishli – The Turkish government is arguably the strongest backer of the armed Syrian opposition, especially the factions led by the Free […]