JFAS

AcronymDefinition
JFASJournal of Foot and Ankle Surgery (American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons)
JFASJapan First Aid Society
JFASJapanese Film and Animation Society (Illinois Institute of Technology)
JFASJindalee Facility Alice Springs (aka Over-the-Horizon Radar; Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia)
JFASJason Farneth Auto Sales (Fredericksburg, VA)
JFASJoint Flow and Analysis System
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(58) The United States has not undertaken any JFAs with the KPA since May 2005.
In Arabic, JFaS means "The Front for Conquest of Greater Syria".
Unlike its main rival ISIS which is made up mostly of Iraqis, JFaS claims to be "95% Syrian" and its leader Abu-Muhammad al-Jowlani (meaning from the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights) was backed by Turkey and Qatar.
12, including information-sharing to delineate territories controlled by ISIS, JfaS and AaS militants and those controlled by rebel groups.
14, the US and Russia should have begun developing actionable targets against ISIS, JfaS and AaS militants, so that strikes can start immediately after the centre is established.
Abu-Muhammad al-Jowlani, whose real name is Ahmad Hussein al-Share', is emir (head) of the GCC-backed Jabhat Fath al-Sham (JFaS), is the most powerful among the armed Syrian foes of the country's Kremlin-guided Alawite "tyrant" Bashar al-Assad.
But now the Obama administration, feeling it has been "cheated by Putin" as Russia reneged on a deal to co-ordinate with the US in efforts to end the Syrian war, Washington regards JFaS as militarily indispensable to the wider rebel movement.
In a move partly caused by a hardening US position against Russia, Jabhat al-Nusra (JaN) on July 28 announced it had left al-Qaeda Central (AQC) and changed its name to Jabhat Fath al-Sham (JFaS) which in Arabic meant "The Front for Conquest of "Greater Syria".
7, JFaS and Ahrar al-Sham (AaS) declared "victory" as their alliance took areas forming the most strategic access to Aleppo, Syria's largest city close to the border with Turkey.
of Defense announced that it would suspend all JFAs, citing the
It is not yet clear whether JaN's change to JFaS and the end of its link to al-Qaeda would spare this group from US-led coalition air-strikes - with this alliance excluding Russia.
But no mention of the JfaS was made by the US president, who added that "the decline of ISIL (ISIS) in Syria and Iraq appears to be causing it to shift to tactics that we've seen before - an even greater emphasis on encouraging high-profile terrorist attacks, including in the United States".