Thursday, January 29, 2015

North Caucasus

Anti-IS Chechen Militants: We Don't Like Kurds But We're Glad When Anyone Kills IS

The rift between Chechen militants fighting in Syria was prompted in the months leading to Umar al-Shishani's move to the Islamic State group in December 2013, when he swore allegiance to IS.

January 28, 2015
Chechen militants in Syria fighting in factions opposed to the Islamic State (IS) group have expressed positive reactions to this week's Kurdish victory over IS in Kobani, while insisting that they do not support the Kurds. More
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