Tel Aviv makes timid overtures to Syrian opposition
Not to penalise the opposition to President Bashar Al Assad, [...]
The Free Syrian Army (FSA) is one of the fighting group that has been trying to topple President Bashar Al Assad. Although it has had the support of Western governments, the FSA has gradually been overtaken on the ground by better-organised and more determined Islamist militant groups.
The Beirut car bombing that killed Brigadier General Wissam al-Hassan, the head of the intelligence branch of the Lebanese Internal Security Forces' (ISF), on October 19, robbed Saudi Arabia's General Intelligence Directorate and its chief, Prince Bandar bin Sultan, of [. [...]
Diplomatic efforts to resolve the crisis in Syria having achieved nothing, in recent months Western nations have dropped hints that they are providing unofficial support to the opposition forces fighting Bashar Al Assad’s regime. However, despite the talk, only very [. [...]