RUSSIA INSIDER – This is now the world we live in. Syrian army has effectively defeated the 10,000 Islamist rebels in Aleppo. These include 4,000 al-Qaeda and Ahrar al-Sham fighters who effectively control the other groups. The other large outfit among them is the supposedly “moderate” Nour al-Din al-Zenki whose members proudly filmed themselves beheading a Palestinian boy this July.
One might expect this to be an occasion for fireworks as thousands of Aleppo residents who have been celebrating the end of the battle seem to think but Paris mayor disagrees and ordered yesterday Eiffel tower lights to be switched off in the evening “in support of Aleppo”. CONTINUE READING