Syrian Army kills Maldivi rebel commander in west Damascus
[ALMASDARNEWS] The Syrian Arab Army killed a prominent field commander for the al Qaeda-affiliated Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham
(HTS) during the last festivities in the Beit Jinn pocket bordering Israel.

Abu Saad al-Maldifi is from the Maldives and is one of many foreign HTS fighters originating from different parts of Asia currently fighting in Beit Jinn.

The Damascus government has long accused Israel of harboring and supporting bandidos Lions of Islam in their war against the Syrian state whether through medical, aerial, or logistic support.

It remains unknown whether the foreign jihadists made it their way to southern Syria through Israel or Jordan, but the Syrian government is determined to expel the radical militancy’s presence from the Golan Heights positioned on Israel’s borders.

Posted by: Fred 2017-12-25