Lebanon & Syria
July 21, 2013
Michel Aoun has denied that he had differences with Hizbullah and confirmed that he had lately held talks with the party leader, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah
Egypt's new leaders don't support jihad against Assad regime.
July 19, 2013
Mohammad Jemo's death was first thought to have political motives.
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz called on Thursday for an end to “genocide” against the Syrian people, during a meeting in Jeddah with the head of the opposition Syrian National Coalition.
July 18, 2013
The Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah has reportedly increased its security after a succession of attacks that targeted its troops and strongholds.
The parties also pushed for a deal to keep differences on the Syrian crisis away from the streets
US Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Wednesday that Western and Arab states have been arming the Syrian rebels following the Friends of Syria conference in June.
July 17, 2013
Several people, including women and children, were killed after a car bomb exploded near a mosque in Kanaker, south of Damascus, on Wednesday.
Media speculated that the men were travelling as part of a Hezbollah convoy transporting fighters to Syria.
Of the nearly 1.8 million refugees identified by the U.N. Refugee Agency, two-thirds have fled this year
Refugees dismiss the allegations as a slander.
Pro-regime Syrian politician Mohammad Jemo was shot dead inside his home in south Lebanon early Wednesday.
July 16, 2013
Speaker Nabih Berri warned in remarks published Tuesday that excluding Hezbollah from the upcoming Cabinet could lead to the destruction of the country.
"We will provide whatever support is needed by our Syrian brothers," said Abdul Rashid Abbasi, a top commander of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan which is linked to al-Qaida
In an interview with Britain’s Daily Telegraph, head of the Free Syrian Army General Salim Idriss, said the move would “leave us alone to be killed” by President Bashar al-Assad