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Syrian Jihadist Group Claims Lebanon Bombing

A Lebanese branch of the Al-Nusra Front has claimed responsibility for Thursday’s car bomb explosion in the town of Hermel.Elad Benari, 1/17/2014, 4:42 AM

Syria: ISIS Executes Members of Rival Groups

Al-Qaeda-linked Islamist State of Iraq and the Levant executes dozens of rival Islamists as fighting between rebels continues.Elad Benari, 1/13/2014, 5:43 AM

Syria: ISIS Vows to 'Crush' Other Rebel Groups

Al-Qaeda-affiliated group urges fighters to “crush” other rebel groups, as another jihadist group urges unity to fight Assad.Elad Benari, 1/9/2014, 5:43 AM

Syrian Jihadist Leader Targeted UN Workers

The leader of the Al-Nusra Front sought to kidnap United Nations workers, reveals The Associated Press.Elad Benari, 12/26/2013, 4:46 AM

Syrian Rebels Capture Christian Town, Kidnap Nuns

Syrian rebels, including jihadist groups, capture the historic Christian town of Maalula north of Damascus.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 4:42 AM

Syrian Rebels Take Over Biggest Oil Field

Syrian opposition fighters, including jihadist rebels, seize the country’s biggest oil field.Elad Benari, 11/24/2013, 4:21 AM

Syrian Jihadists Deny Their Leader was Killed

Al-Nusra Front says its leader is in good health, after his death was reported over the weekend.Elad Benari, 10/27/2013, 5:20 AM

Syria: Jihadist Rebels Execute 10 Soldiers

Syrian jihadists execute 10 soldiers in the eastern city of Deir Ezzor during fierce clashes.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/18/2013, 11:16 PM

Syrian Jihadists Present: Suicide Truck Bombing

The jihadist rebel group Al-Nusra Front has posted a video documenting its preparations for a suicide bombing attack.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 10/16/2013, 12:13 AM

‘Army of Islam’ Coalition Established in Syria

Forty-three Islamist groups unite to create Army of Islam as battle for Syria continues.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2013, 2:50 PM

Arab-Israeli Killed in Syria Fought with Jihadists

Family of an Arab-Israeli Muayyed Zaki Jumaa Ighbariya confirms he died while fighting in the Syrian civil war.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2013, 7:20 PM

Syrian Jihadists: We Killed Dozens of Alawites

Al-Nusra Front says its people attacked three villages in Homs and killed dozens of members of Assad's Alawite clan.Elad Benari, 9/16/2013, 4:16 AM

Syrian Jihadists Threaten Revenge on Alawites

Al-Nusra Front vows revenge strikes against villages from Assad's Alawite community over claims his forces used chemical weapons.Elad Benari, 8/26/2013, 5:46 AM

Syrian Jihadists Kidnap 200 Kurdish Civilians

An Al-Qaeda-linked group in Syria kidnapped around 200 Kurdish civilians after violent clashes with Kurdish fighters.Elad Benari, 8/1/2013, 6:12 AM

Syrian Jihadists: We Support an Islamic Caliphate

The leader of the jihadist Al-Nusra Front has declared that his group is in favor of establishing an Islamic caliphate in Syria.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 7/23/2013, 6:12 AM

Syrian Jihadists Use Stand-Up Comedy

The jihadist Syrian rebel group Al-Nusra Front is giving gifts and providing entertainment to Syrians.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 7/17/2013, 4:16 AM

Congress Holding Up Weapons to Syrian Rebels

Congressional committees are holding up a plan to send U.S. weapons to Syrian rebels, according to U.S. sources.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 4:46 AM

Syrian Jihadists Publicly Behead Catholic Priest

Terrorists behead priest accused of collaborating with Assad's regime, then post a video of the beheading online.Elad Benari, 7/2/2013, 4:42 AM

UN Blacklists Syrian Al-Nusra Front

UN Security Council blacklists the Syrian group Al-Nusra Front, adds it to its global sanctions list because of its links to Al-Qaeda.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/31/2013, 11:23 PM

Leader of Jihadist Rebel Force Wounded in Syria

The leader of the jihadist rebel force al-Nusra Front wounded by an army bombing near the Syrian capital.Elad Benari, 5/9/2013, 6:46 AM

Al-Nusra Pledges Allegiance to Al-Qaeda

Hours after Al-Qaeda confirmed that Al-Nusra is a member of its international network, the head of Al-Nusra pledged allegiance to Al-Qaeda.Elad Benari, 4/11/2013, 2:14 AM

Al-Qaeda Chief Wants Islamic State in Syria

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has urged rebels, in a new internet message, to fight to establish an Islamic state in Syria.Elad Benari, 4/8/2013, 6:12 AM

US Gives $60M in 'Immediate' Aid to Syrian Rebels

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has announced the United States will provide $60 million to hand-picked Syrian rebel groups.Chana Ya'ar, 2/28/2013, 4:05 PM

100 Soldiers, 30 Rebels Dead in East Syria Battle

The jihadist Al-Nusra Front seized a town in the oil-rich Syrian Hasakah province after a battle in which 100 soldiers and 30 rebels died.Chana Ya'ar, 2/14/2013, 7:48 PM

Jihadists Kill 14 Syrian Intelligence Officials

Islamist jihadists killed 14 Syrian intelligence officials Monday in a suicide attack on their offices in the province of Hasakeh. Chana Ya'ar, 2/12/2013, 2:42 AM

Al Qaeda Grows as Civilians Shelled Across Syria

As the Assad regime becomes increasingly desperate, its forces are starting to shell civilians in every major city across the country.Chana Ya'ar, 12/20/2012, 11:50 AM