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Jihadist “war of elimination” reaches the Taliban – Can ISIS be seen as a (Machiavellian) tool for the West?

Dynamics like these certainly fuel opinions that the US et al are somehow “behind” ISIS from start till now. Translated today by our

On June 19, the Al-Akhbar daily newspaper carried the following report: “The patience of the Taliban movement is growing thin regarding ISIL’s practices against it. The movement has been losing elements who are pledging allegiance to ISIL’s leader Abou Bakr al-Baghdadi. Taliban interpreted this as a an ISIL attempt at creating a parallel movement. The verbal war was launched by the Taliban movement by offering advices but the movement ended up threatening Al-Baghdadi: “There’s no place for you among us.”

“The drums of the “Jihadist elimination” war have started to sound in the Afghani lands….


Written by nickbiddlenoe

June 19, 2015 at 6:39 pm

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