Video 11 – August 2013, Free Syrian Commander publicly thanks the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria in Minagh airbase in Syria

On August 8, 2013, The New York Times notes that FSA and ISIS are celebrating together after the takeover of the Syrian airbase in Minagh:

After the battle, Col. Abdul Jabbar al-Okaidi, the head of the United States-backed opposition’s Aleppo military council, appeared in a video alongside Abu Jandal, a leader of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
In camouflage, Colonel Okaidi offered thanks to “our brothers al-Muhajireen wal Ansar and others,” adding: “We’re here to kiss every hand pressed on the trigger.” He then ceded the floor to Abu Jandal and a mix of jihadist and Free Syrian Army leaders, who stood together, each praising his men, like members of a victorious basketball team.

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