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Syrian Islamists led by Nusra Front unite near Israel's border

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(Worthy News)-- Eight Islamist groups active near Israel's border in southern Syria have united into one bloc as the country's Druse come under increasing pressure, the Jerusalem Post reported.

According to a report on the website Alsouria.net over the weekend, eight Islamist factions announced the formation of Jaish al-Fatah, or the Army of Conquest, in southern Syria in order to face the Syrian regime.

This decision follows the formation of a similarly named alliance in the north, which was announced in March and includes al-Qaida's Nusra Front and Ahrar al-Sham. The name is a reference to conquests that spread Islam across the Middle East starting in the seventh century. --Source

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