Like the Pakistan military and ISI, Syrian President Assad may be aiding jihadists who operate on his own soil.
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While Tunisia remains an island of hope, its latest government reshuffling promises to change little for the country's impoverished population.
As in the 1940s in Palestine, some opposition recruits have gone to Syria motivated by extremist ideologies and with the intention to commit acts of terrorism. But most have more prosaic reasons for fighting.
With Assad's fighters vanished from northern Syria, Kurds fight jihadists for the future of Syrian Kurdistan.