Saturday, October 10, 2015

Anne Barnard on "the relatively secular groups" of Syrian rebels

"including the Nusra Front, Al Qaeda’s affiliate in Syria, and relatively secular groups like the Free Syrian Army".   What is "relatively secular"?  One is either secular or one is not. You can't be both.  This reminds me of the title of an Arabic Egyptian movie from the 1970s: "A virgin but...".