"" "The people are not going to accept intervention by the West now. You were watching us die, and now that we close to victory you want to intervene? You are not welcome." "
" "The FSA are thieves … We don't want them. We want Jubhat al-Nusra to rule," a crowd chanted during a demonstration following Friday's midday prayers, referring to a hardline Islamist group - one the United States has linked to al-Qaeda."