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Free Syrian Army fighters aren’t extremists or ‘al-Qaeda types,’ group’s DC fundraiser insists

September 29, 2012

Al-Qaeda has advanced into a network of organized cells within the Syrian opposition, US intelligence officials claimed in August. Other critics, like the Council on Foreign Relations’ Ed Husain, have argued that the Syrian rebels would be “immeasurably weaker without al-Qaeda in their ranks” and even that the Free Syrian Army “needs” al-Qaeda. Minorities within […]