The Syrian Rebels are predominately Syrian Sunni rebels that are for an Islamic Syrian State. Such state would greatly undermine the rights of Syrian Christians, Shia and other various minorities.
Russia supports Assad, Australia supports Assad, dumbass americans don't.
They're fightinh ISIS
I picked the rebels. The Syrian Government had too much of a leash. The rebels are trying to make things right. Earlier, in the late 1900s, Syria ended an important part of freedom: The people's council no longer got any say in what the president wrote. It had to be approved by the People's Council first.