InfoGraphic: Sultan Murad Division | Armed faction in Syria

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Sultan Murad Division, a Syrian Opposition faction, part of the Free Syrian Army. It was formed in December 2014 in North Aleppo countryside, and now operating in Aleppo city and its countryside with a size of more than 550 fighters, the majority are Syrian Turkmens.

Sultan Murad Division has very strong relations with Turkey, and the Turkish Army trained some of their fighters. It is part of Fatah Halab military coalition, and participated strongly in the Turkish-backed Euphrates Shield operation in north and east of Aleppo against both of ISIS and YPG.


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