Saraya Jarabulus (Jarabulus Brigades)

Saraya Jarabulus is a minor rebel group in Kobani fighting the IS. The rebel group evolved from rebel groups in the town of Jarabulus, which became an ISIS stronghold in June 2013. An offensive by rebels to retake control failed following a suicide bombing attack by the IS on 15 January 2014. According to a representative of Kata'ib Shams al-Shamal in Kobani, Saraya Jarabulus initially operated in the city but currently has lost its presence.Photo Notes: 29 July 2014: Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi: Shadi Jassim, IS suicide bomber in Jarabulus. Photo reportedly in Beirut.Centre of OperationsMap shows the location of Jarabulus, where the rebel group initially opposed the IS:Map shows the location of Kobani, where the group is currently present:

Saraya Jarabulus (Jarabulus Brigades) is an active group formed c. 2014.
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