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April 19, 2014 / 19 Nisan, 5774
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Syrian Rebels Stone Girl to Death for Using Facebook

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) heroic warriors took a Syrian girl named Fatoum Al-Jassem to the Al-Reqqa religious court, where the judge ruled that membership in Facebook is tantamount to adultery and sentenced her to death by stoning, Al-Rai Al-Youm reported.

Dawla al-Islāmiyya fi al-’Irāq wa-sh-Shām, abbreviated ISIS, is an armed group active in Iraq and Syria, established in the early years of the Iraq War, which pledged allegiance to al-Qaeda in 2004, becoming “al-Qaeda in Iraq.” The group aims to establish a caliphate in the Sunni majority populated regions of Iraq, later expanding this to include Syria.

According to Internet sources, in February 2014 al-Qaeda cut off all ties to the ISIS.

Report: Al Qaeda Breaking Ties with a Branch in Syria

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

The Al Qaeda terrorist network reportedly is breaking ties with the Islamic State of Iraq and greater Syria (ISIS) Syria that has been balking at orders from Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri. The terrorist group also is known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

An unconfirmed website message from Al Qaeda stated the ISIS “is not a branch of the al-Qaeda group [and al-Qaeda] does not have an organizational relationship with it and is not the group responsible for their actions.” The ISIS has been acting independently has tried to take over the Nusra Front. Fighting between them and with rebels has created a mini-civil war within the larger civil war raging through Syria.

On Saturday, the ISIL killed 26 people, including the commander of the rival al-Tawheed Brigades, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported late Saturday that the ISIL killed 26 people.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/report-al-qaeda-breaking-ties-with-a-branch-in-syria/2014/02/03/

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