Syrian rebels

British special forces ‘operating inside Syria alongside rebels’

British special forces are operating on the front line against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Syria, according to rebel commanders.

The Times reports that they have been defending a rebel unit against Isil attacks, marking the first evidence of the troop’s direct involvement involvement inside Syria rather than training fighters in neighbouring Jordan.

Creep creep creep…

  • tom_billesley

    When the media think that they know where the SAS are, they’re fooling themselves, or being fooled by someone else.

  • mauser 98

    define “rebel”

    …12 Mar, 2013
    US, UK and France training Syrian rebels in Jordan

  • simus1

    Operating barely over the border is not exactly something out of the Lawrence of Arabia playbook.

  • DavidinNorthBurnaby

    Taking sides in fights among muzzies is a fool’s game. They’re all our enemies.