Syrian rebels take cover behind a barricade in Aleppo

Syria: who are the rebel groups fighting against Assad?

Summary Thu 14 Aug, AT 13:24

Islamic State militants and Assad's forces encircle Aleppo in what could be tipping point of civil war

Militants brandish their weapons in Iraq

British jihadists: how much of a threat do they pose?

Briefing Thu 17 Jul, AT 12:22

As jihadist warns of 'black flag of Islam over Downing St', a Q&A on the risks for the West

Syrian rebels take cover behind a barricade in Aleppo

PM considered plan to train and arm 100,000 Syrian rebels

One-Minute Read Fri 4 Jul, AT 10:08

Secret plan came from army top brass: create rebel army so Syrians could defeat Assad themselves