Al Qaeda breaks ties with rebel fighters in Syria (1)

Washington Times 2014.02.03 19:00
By Cheryl K. Chumley - The Washington Times Monday, February 3, 2014 Al Qaeda's general command said in a statement posted online Monday that its group was severing all ties with certain rebel fighters in Syria. Specifically, al Qaeda said it's cutting ties with the Islamic State of Iraq and with the Levant, which is led by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, The Times of Israel reported.
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