HTS Arrest Of Senior Al-Qaeda Figures Stirs Discontent In Its Ranks

On November 27, 2017, Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS) arrested several prominent Al-Qaeda operatives – former Jabhat Al-Nusra and Fath Al-Sham Front commanders who did not join the HTS after its establishment. According to reports, among those arrested were Sami Al-‘Uraydi, former he…