With Mohammad al-Yaqubi, Sufis now among the Syrian Opposition
Published May 23rd, 2013 - 12:00 GMT
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Has there been a split in Jabhat al-Nosra? If so, is it between Abu Mohammed al-Joulani and his locally recruited followers, who take issue with his declaration of allegiance to Zawahiri?
Or is it between Abu Mohammed and the Iraqi emir Abu Bakr, who has mounted an internal coup against his leadership?