Head of Jihadist Group Gives Rivals an Ultimatum

Head of Jihadist Group Gives Rivals an Ultimatum

Al-Nusra Front leader warns ISIS: Accept arbitration in five days or be expelled from Syria.Elad Benari, 2/26/2014, 3:42 AM
Norway Faces Danger from Syrian Jihadists

Norway Faces Danger from Syrian Jihadists

Norway’s intelligence agency says it fears an increased “terrorist threat” due to Norwegian nationals fighting in Syria.Elad Benari, 2/25/2014, 5:14 AM
Syrian Jihadists Claim Lebanon Bombing

Syrian Jihadists Claim Lebanon Bombing

Al-Nusra Front in Lebanon claims responsibility for Saturday’s suicide car bombing in Hezbollah stronghold.Elad Benari, 2/2/2014, 4:03 AM
Lebanese Sheikh Confesses to Terror Attacks

Lebanese Sheikh Confesses to Terror Attacks

Omar Atrash, 24, charged with multiple bombings in Lebanon and rocket fire on Israel.Tova Dvorin, 1/31/2014, 12:34 PM
Syrian Jihadist Group Claims Lebanon Bombing

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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