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US names Syrian group Jund al-Aqsa to terror list

Sep 21, 2016 - 12:06 AM

The US State Department says the 4 year old group was originally a unit of the al Nusra Front the Al Qaeda arm in Syria before splitting off to carry out operations independently

A Syrian man rides a bike in the neighbourhood of Jobar, on the eastern outskirts of the capital Damascus, on January 23, 2016. AFP / Abd Doumany