A SEISMIC VIDEO RELEASEAbove: New JFS logoAbove: The new standard of Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS) and logo for chain of commandOn 28 July 2016, Abu Muhammad Al-Joulani, the leader of Jabhat al-Nusra (JN), released a video announcing that organization of Jabhat al Nusra had closed and announced the new formation of "Jabhat Fath Shaam" which stands for "movement for the conquest of the Levant/Sham" with no links to outside groups. In effect, Jabhat al Nusra has now broken tactically from al Qaeda Central Command (AQC), establishing a new coalition in Syria. For More on TRAC Insight: The Differences Between Rebels and Jihadists in Western SyriaFor more on: TRAC Insight: Jabhat al Nusra, AQC, the Emirate, and the Future of the Jihad in Al ShamFor More on TRAC INSIGHT: The Changing Face of Jabhat al Nusra to Jabhat Fateh al-ShamTHE MYSTERIOUS FIGURE REVEALEDThe video was the first time al-Joulani has ever allowed his face to be recorded publicly.…
Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS /Conquest of al-Sham Front) / Jabhat al-Nusra (JN) / Nusra Front
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