Syria

Syria Al Qaeda Affiliate Promises Retaliation for U.S. Airstrikes

In an audio message released yesterday

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The head of Syria's al-Qaeda affiliate has warned that failure to stop US-led air strikes on jihadist positions in Syria would "transfer the battle" to Western countries.

In an audio message posted on the internet on Sunday, Abu Mohammad al-Jolani, who heads Al-Nusra Front in Syria, addressed citizens "in America and Europe" and called on them to stand against their governments.

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