A newly-formed coalition of Syrian rebels has launched an offensive in Quneitra in a bid to roll back regime forces in the northern part of the province, which borders Israel.

“In response to the [orders] of the almighty, ‘cling to the rope of God and do not disperse’ […] we […] announce the formation of a unified military coalition called Jaysh Hermon,” the insurgents announced Tuesday morning on Twitter.

“We promise the nation to work as one hand with pure intention for God until total deliverance from the criminal regime and those who support it.” […]