Alliance of Southern Forces
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|Alliance of Southern Forces|
تحالف قوات الجنوبParticipant in the Syrian Civil War
|Active||9 February 2017 – present|
|Area of operations|
|Battles and wars|
The Alliance of Southern Forces is a Syrian rebel coalition consisting of 8 rebel factions from the Free Syrian Army's Southern Front. The group operates in southwestern Syria. The coalition supports the High Negotiations Committee and its participation in the Geneva peace talks on Syria.
- Omari Brigades
- 18 March Division
- Martyr Houran
- Liberation of Houran
- Engineering and Rocket Battalion
- Division of Decisiveness
- Division of Righteousness
- 46th Infantry Division
- 24th Infantry Division
- 69th Special Forces Division
- Free Men of Inkhil Brigade
- Murabitun Brigade
- Lions of Islam Brigade
- Fath al-Mubin Brigade
- Al-Bayt Brigade
- 1st Special Tasks Brigade
- Salvation Army
- Free Nawa Division
- 8th Infantry Division
- Martyr Jamil Abu Zain Sharaf Division
- Special Task Force Division
- Free Nawa Division
- Brigade of Dignity
On 19 May 2017, Mazen Jawad, also known by his nom de guerre Abu Walid, a commander of the Free Nawa Division of the Alliance of Southern Forces, was assassinated by unknown assailants at his home in Inkhil.
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