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Most Opposition Gunmen in Syria Are Extremists: Del Ponte

A study conducted by the British Institute for Defense (IHS Jane's) showed Jihadists and extremists form half of the armed terrorist groups in Syria
Most Opposition Gunmen in Syria Are Extremists: Del Ponte

Member of the U.N. Commission Inquiry on Syria Carla Del Ponte has confirmed information that she says proves "half the opposition gunmen in Syria are extremists".

 

A study conducted by the British Institute for Defense (IHS Jane's) and published in the Daily Telegraph showed that Jihadists and extremists form half of the armed terrorist groups in Syria.

 

Russia Today quoted Del Ponte in an interview with a Swiss televsision channel saying "the information is true and I can say that they are more than half."

 

Translated and edited by The Syrian Observer


 

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