"There is nothing between us and Israel," he said in The Times of Israel. "We only have demands of Assad, even after the war. The Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade has no international aspirations. We are only in conflict with the Assad regime."
"We are only here to fight Assad," said Laeth Horan, the spokesman for the Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade, the group that kidnapped U.N. peacekeepers in March and May, in The Times of Israel. "We want nothing from Israel and we want Israel to know this."