Counter Messaging

Video: Messages from the frontlines to Daesh fighters

This VoxPop style video was filmed on the frontlines of the battle for al-Bab and features interviews with FSA fighters participating in the anti-Daesh military offensive. The FSA fighters...

This VoxPop style video was filmed on the frontlines of the battle for al-Bab and features interviews with FSA fighters participating in the anti-Daesh military offensive. The FSA fighters are asked to send personal messages to Daesh fighters fighting on the other side. The messages consisted of FSA fighters advising Daesh members to defect or desert. “Our religion is one of peace, harmony, and forgiveness, while yours is that of beheadings and killings,” one fighter states.