At Least 20,000 Foreign Fighters in Syria

IS's diplomacy, courtesy of START

IS’s diplomacy, courtesy of START

U.S. intelligence officials are reporting that at least 20,000 foreign fighters have been active in Syria. Most of the fighters have joined ISIS. Approximately 3,400 of the fighters are Westerners, and 150 are Americans.

See the Al-Arabiya, AP, and Reuters reports here.

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