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Shiite Alliance Sweeps Home in South Lebanon Polls

Lebanon saw a resounding triumph for the Shiite Hizbollah-Amal alliance, although backers of Druze Sunday’s polls in the former Israeli occupied south Lebanon saw a resounding triumph for the Shiite Hizbollah-Amal alliance, although backers of Druze chief Walid Jumblatt prevented a landslide, said reports.   ...

18/05/2010 - 16:49 - comment 0

Lebanon: Violent Confrontation Between Supporters of Hizbullah and Amal

between supporters of Lebanon’s rival Islamic Shiite movements Hizbullah and Amal, on the eve of a At least 15 people were injured Saturday in a clash between supporters of Lebanon’s rival Islamic Shiite movements Hizbullah and Amal, on the eve of a major religious holiday, police said.    ...

18/05/2010 - 15:56 - comment 0

Shiite Group Denounces Anti-Israeli Attacks not Coordinated with Lebanon

Shiite movement Amal representative has warned against ... representing the Shiite movement Amal warned Saturday against launching any attacks from Lebanon into Israel ... state.  No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, and the Shiite groups Amal and Hizbollah, ...

19/05/2010 - 09:28 - comment 0

Anti-Syrian Druze Leader Halts Shiite Landslide in South Lebanon Vote

and Amal, who are rivals for domination of Lebanon's important Shiite community but formed an electoral ... managed to prevent a total landslide by a Shiite alliance in southern Lebanon's first local elec Supporters of anti-Syrian Druze leader Walid Jumblatt managed to prevent a total landslide by a Shiite ...

18/05/2010 - 16:49 - comment 0

Report: Iran Pushing Hizbollah, Amal to Make Friends

Iran is pressuring two rival Lebanese Shiite groups ... Shiite groups to become friends, according to a report by Middle East Newsline (MENL).   Diplomatic ... representatives from both Amal and Hizbollah, and told them to shelve their differences and cooperate in southern ...

18/05/2010 - 18:14 - comment 0

Firefight between Hizbullah and Amal in Beirut leaves two dead

Friday after an overnight firefight between rival Muslim Shiite parties left two men dead and six p ... Shiite parties left two men dead and six people injured on both sides, security officials said.     ... and posters of the leaders of Hizbullah and Amal.    Lebanese soldiers intervened and brought ...

18/05/2010 - 13:29 - comment 0

Press: Iranians and Libyans to Probe Shiite Cleric's Disappearance

of a Lebanese Shiite cleric in which Tripoli is suspected of having a hand, a newspaper said Wednesday.  The case of Imam Mussa Sadr, founder of the Lebanese Shiite Amal movement, still envenoms relations between ... Iranian-Libyan probe into the disappearance in 1978 of a Lebanese Shiite cleric in which Tripoli ...

19/05/2010 - 09:10 - comment 0

Iran Denies Joint Probe with Libya into Shiite Cleric\'s Disappearance

the 1978 disappearance of a Lebanese Shiite cleric in which Tripoli is suspected of having a hand.  The case of Imam Mussa Sadr, founder of the Lebanese Shiite Amal movement, still envenoms relations between ... the creation of a joint commission with Libya to investigate the 1978 disappearance of a Lebanese Shiite cle ...

19/05/2010 - 09:09 - comment 0

Lebanon: Premier-designate faces problem in forming new cabinet

is threatening to quit the formation of the new government because Shiite Amal Movement and Hizbullah ... because Shiite Amal Movement and Hizbullah are insisting on getting the foreign affairs ministry, An Nahar ... for the foreign ministry, but both Amal and Hizbullah vetoed, insisting the portfolio should go to a Shiite ...

18/05/2010 - 12:25 - comment 0

Sources: Hizbullah, al Baath members involved in arms smuggling to Syrian rebels

that "dozens of members of Shiite Hizbullah and Amal movement are involved in smuggling arms across the Syrian ... that "dozens of members of Shiite Hizbullah and Amal movement are involved in smuggling arms across the Syrian ... involved in the operation. In a related development, a former member in Amal movement conveyed ...

14/01/2012 - 19:13 - comment 0