[Marxism] Black flag is now the only one in Raqqa

Juan Fajardo fajardos at ix.netcom.com
Wed Sep 18 21:45:30 MDT 2013


Of the items mentioned in Louis' blog post on resources on Syria

http://louisproyect.org/2013/09/16/a-guide-for-the-perplexed-on-syria/

the exchange recounted in one item particularly caught my eye:

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2013/04/the-black-flag-of-raqqa.html

Well, now we have this in the news:

"Aug. 15 ISIS pushes FSA unit the Ahfad al-Rasoul brigades out of the 
city of Raqqa, after detonating several suicide car bombs, including one 
that destroyed the brigades' headquarters there."

More at:

'Rebel-on-Rebel Violence Seizes Syria' (Wall Street Journal, September 
18, 2013)

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324807704579082924138453120.html



- Juan




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