130K militants from 49 states fighting in Syria: US agency

130K militants from 49 states fighting in Syria: US agency
Tue Sep 24, 2013 12:04:42

The American Pentapolis Agency of statistics has said in a report that the number of dead Arabs in the ranks of the so-called Free Syrian Army (FSA) is increasing and cleared that a number of fighters of foreign nationalities in Syria are from 49 countries from the five continents of the world.

It added that there are at least 130 thousand non-Syrian militants in Syria, some are Arabs and others from non-Arab countries.

The statistic is as follows: Tunisia 1902 dead – Libya 1807 dead – Iraq 1432 dead – Palestine 1002 dead – Lebanon 828 dead – Egypt 821 dead – Saudi Arabia 714 dead – Yemen 571 dead – Morocco 412 dead – Algeria 273 dead – Kuwait 71 dead – Somalia, 42 dead – Oman 21 dead – Bahrain 19 people – 9 dead Emirates – Qatar 8 killed – Sudan 3 dead – Mauritania one dead.

The statistic conducted by the US Agency was confined to the numbers of dead Arab militants without the any statistic on the number of foreign dead militants.

Syria has been gripped by deadly unrest since March 2011. According to reports, the Western powers and their regional allies -- especially Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and Turkey -- are supporting the militants operating inside Syria.

According to the UN, more than 100,000 people have been killed and a total of 7.8 million of others displaced due to the violence.


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