Operating in Syria terrorist group «Ahrar al-sham issued a statement on the situation in neighbouring Turkey. The Islamists have expressed support for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
«Allah has restored power to the rightful owners. The great Turkish nation has proved that he will not allow the military to manage themselves. This should serve as a lesson for all Muslims fighting for freedom and justice. This is the essence of the Syrian revolution,» — said in a statement.
Turkey, along with Saudi Arabia is the main sponsor of the Ahram al-sham». This group takes a strong stand against the Syrian regime and the «Islamic state», but often collaborates with Jabhat al-Nusra, the local branch of «al-Qaeda».
«Ahram al-sham» is recognized as a terrorist group not only by Russia and Iran – allies of the Syrian regime, but also in such States as Egypt and the United Arab Emirates.