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Britons Among Foreign Jihadists Fighting in Syriai
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Henry Ridgwell
September 26, 2012 7:31 PM
Despite Syrian rebels’ insistence to the contrary, there is evidence to support Syrian government contentions that more foreign fighters are heading to Syria to fight a "Holy War" against the forces of President Bashar al-Assad. VOA’s Henry Ridgwell spoke to one photographer who said he was captured by jihadist fighters.

Britons Among Foreign Jihadists Fighting in Syria

Henry Ridgwell

Published September 26, 2012

Despite Syrian rebels’ insistence to the contrary, there is evidence to support Syrian government contentions that more foreign fighters are heading to Syria to fight a "Holy War" against the forces of President Bashar al-Assad. VOA’s Henry Ridgwell spoke to one photographer who said he was captured by jihadist fighters.


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