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Al Nusra Front Formally Designated a Foreign Terrorist Organization

Dec 18th, 2012 Current Affairs

Last Monday the United States formally declared the Syrian militant group, the Al Nusra Front, a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO), according to The New York Times.

The Times further reports that the decision was made in an effort to build Western support for the rebellion against President Bashar al-Assad and was disclosed just prior to a meeting in Morocco regarding the political transition of Assad out of power, if it comes to that.

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