Free Sirian Airmy

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Free Sirian Airmy
الجيش السوري الحر
Pairteecipant in the Sirian Ceevil War
Free syrian army coat of arms.svg
Logo o the Free Syrian Army
Active29 Julie 2011 – late 2012 (central organisation)
Late 2012 – present (gradual reduction o central organisation, arbitrar uise o the FSA identity)
Size1,000-25,000 (late 2011)[1][2]

40,000-50,000[3] (2013)

35,000 (2015)[4]



The Free Sirian Airmy (Arabic: الجيش السوري الحر‎, al-Jaysh as-Sūrī al-Ḥurr; abbreviatit FSA) is a faction in the Sirian Ceevil War.[6][7]

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  1. Sherlock, Ruth (3 November 2011). "'15,000 strong' army gathers to take on Syria". The Daily Telegraph. London. Retrieved 25 September 2014.
  2. Blomfield, Adam (21 November 2011). "Syrian rebels strike heart of Damascus". The Telegraph. London. Retrieved 25 Mey 2016.
  3. Cockburn, Patrick (11 December 2013). "West suspends aid for Islamist rebels in Syria, underlining their disillusionment with those forces opposed to President Bashar al-Assad". The Independent.
  4. Alami, Mona (31 December 2015). "Can FSA get back on its feet after Russian intervention?". Al-Monitor (Institute for the Study of War). Retrieved 27 Februar 2016. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)
  6. Albayrak, Ayla (5 October 2011). "Turkey is adding to pressure on Damascus". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  7. "Defecting troops form 'Free Syrian Army', target Assad security forces". World Tribune. 3 August 2011. Retrieved 1 September 2014.