Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) releases a video featuring a 2017 battle in Hama and an interview with its leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani.
Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani decried negotiations with the Syrian regime in a video speech for Eid al-Adha and assured that fighters will defend their positions in the north, implying Idlib.
Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani delivered a speech to fighters in Syria's Idlib governorate, rallying them to persevere amidst battle and be assured of victory from God, and declaring that entering Jerusalem is their ultimate objective.
Abu Muhammad al-Julani, the chief of Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), released an audio statement ahead of the 7th anniversary of the Syrian revolution, in which he reflected on the Astana peace process and its detrimental consequences, and reiterated his call on all rebel groups to unite.
A message circulated by pro- al-Qaeda (AQ) jihadists indicated that Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) chief Abu Muhammad al-Julani and an AQ-affiliated leader in Syria reached an agreement on the conflict between the two sides.
Dr. Sami al-‘Aridi, a former Shariah official in the Syria-based Nusra Front (NF), continued to reveal the behind-the-scenes dispute over the group’s split from al-Qaeda (AQ) in the second and third installments of his series on the issue.
Amjad Visual Productions, the media unit of Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), published a video featuring the Abu Dali Battle in the southern countryside of Idlib, during which HTS reportedly killed nearly 100 regime forces and gained control over the villages of Um al-Traikia, al-Mushayrafa, Abu Dali, and Tel al-Maqta.
Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) announced the resignation of its now former leader, Abu Jaber al-Sheikh, and the appointment of his deputy, Abu Muhammad al-Julani, as his current replacement.
Jihadists on Telegram disseminated a video containing unverified audio of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) official Abu Muhammad al-Julani purportedly discouraging the arrest of group official Abdullah al-Muhaysini so as to avoid “a huge crisis.”
After declaring Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) military commander Abu Muhammad al-Julani a “war criminal” and calling on fighters under him to break away, the Shura Council of Scholars in al-Sham [Syria] announced that pledges to him are “null and void,” and urged revolutionary factions to respond to HTS’ “criminality”.
The Shura Council of Scholars in Sham [Syria] issued a statement criticizing Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), calling its general military commander Abu Muhammad al-Julani a “war criminal.”
Tahrir al-Sham introduced Abu Muhammad al-Julani, formerly the leader of Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, as the group’s General Military Commander in a video statement regarding the recent suicide bombing on the State and Military Security branches in Homs.
A Jabhat Fateh al-Sham (JFS) member disputed “rumours” of a split within the group between “progressives” and al-Qaeda (AQ) supporters.
Abu Muhammad al-Julani, the leader of Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, formerly the Nusra Front, discussed the recent U.S.-Russian led ceasefire deal, previously proposed truces, the role of all involved parties, and the stance of the other Syrian rebel factions and people towards such proposals in an interview held by al-Jazeera.
Abu Muhammad al-Julani, the leader of Syrian militant faction Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, formerly the Nusra Front, commended victories by fighters in the past days in attempts to break the regime's siege on Aleppo.
Following the Nusra Front’s (NF) recently announced split from al-Qaeda (AQ) and consequential rebranding as “Jabhat Fateh al-Sham,” members and supporters of the group on social media expressed both support and wariness of the decision.
Ahead of the looming ceasefire between Syrian regime forces and Western- and Saudi-backed rebel factions, Nusra Front leader Abu Muhammad al-Julani declared in an audio speech that negotiations with the enemy are worthless and the only talking is that waged on the battlefield.
The Nusra Front, al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, released an audio speech from its leader, Abu Muhammad al-Julani, on the Russian airstrikes in the country, calling for reciprocal attacks in Russia, and placing a bounty on Bashar al-Assad and Hassan Nasrallah.
Abu Muhammad al-Julani, the leader of the al-Qaeda branch the Nusra Front, gave a eulogy for former al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) chief Abu Baseer al-Wuhayshi and advised his successor, Abu Hureira al-Sana’ani.