Syria: Sifting through the disinformation

Syria: Sifting through the disinformation by Abel Ashes It is important to realize that in the Syrian conflict there are many Islamist factions, and several secular ones, as well as minority religious groups most of whom support some sort of secular government in order to protect themselves. The semi-secular Assad regime is backed by the Shiite Islamist regime of the Islamic Republic of Iran and both Iran and Syria support the Shiite Islamist group Hezbollah and prior to the Syrian uprising both supported the Sunni Islamist party Hamas. Among the opposition to Assad there are Sunni Islamists backed by Saudi … Continue reading Syria: Sifting through the disinformation