Land of the ‘Boutique Jihad’: the foreign fighters in Syria
Ahmed Salah Hashim
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The number of foreign fighters in the Syrian civil war has reached an alarming level. They contributed significantly to the rebel side and have now begun to worry the authorities of their home countries. Who are the foreign fighters and and why do they go to Syria?
DRNTU::Social sciences::Military and naval science
RSIS Commentaries, 183-13
Nanyang Technological University