Everyone Daraj interviewed in Tunisia, from researchers to journalists and officials, confirm the existence of well-known entities behind sending Tunisians to Syria after the revolution broke out there.
More than a hundred young men left al-Alia town to join the war in Syria, between 2012-2014, the period of the “Troika Rule”, as Tunisians call the years when al-Nahda Movement, the Tunisian branch of the Muslim Brotherhood, was in power.
In Bucca prison in Basra, the brutality of al-Ba’th and its officers was buttressed with the Salafi-Jihadist ideology. It was right there that Isis was born. Are we about to witness the birth of another monster?