Yes, they are!!!! Bless you for telling it too.<quoted text>Purely speculation at this point but you'll soon learn more about these guys than you ever wanted to know.
Right now the talking heads are just making sht up, CNN and FOX are shamefully clueless.
Guerilla warfare-and communisTic type "mujahideen" POLITICAL terrorism is NOT the same (ill)idealogically based area as "jihadism"
Talking bobblehead IDIOTS.
The Growth of the Soviet Bloc by Pamela D. Toler, PhD
The USSR remained the only communist state until the end of World War II, when the Soviet Union installed left-wing governments in the countries of Eastern Europe that the Red Army liberated from the Germans. These governments followed the Soviet pattern of a single-party system, substantial state ownership of the economy, adherence to an official ideology based on Marxism, and the maintenance of power through non-democratic means.
Clintonian area Serbia, Croatia et al.. Bueller...anyone?