Are the Saudi’s Fueling a Sunni-Shia War?

Toby Jones, a Prof. at Rutgers University specializing in Middle East history, tells Paul Jay the Saudis are committed to victory in their rivalry with Iran and use money and sectarian ideology to achieve their geo-political interests –   January 15, 2014 PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m…

Liban : la stratégie du rat ! par André Chamy

Alors que des voitures piégées ont explosé à Beyrouth et à Tripoli contre des cibles de confessions différentes, la classe politique libanaise poursuit sa « stratégie du rat » : affaiblir le pays pour en conserver le contrôle. Toute division confessionnelle est dans son intérêt au détriment de celui du pays. Surtout limiter l’action de l’armée et désarmer…

Apocalyptic images reveal the shocking scale of devastation in Syria

The district of Khaldiyeh in the central Syrian city of Homs. Black smoke can be seen ascending during fighting between rebel forces and pro-government troops Getty Images   Syrian troops drove insurgents from central Homs on Monday, tightening their siege on remaining rebel bastions in the strategically important city, which links Damascus to the Mediterranean…

Saudi Arabia’s Bandar Bin Sultan Forming Terrorist Groups in Lebanon

Saudi Arabia’s Bandar Bin Sultan Forming Terrorist Groups in Lebanon TEHRAN (FNA)- Prince Bandar Bin Sultan, the Saudi National Security Council Secretary and Head of the Saudi Intelligence, has been forming terrorist groups in Lebanon, media reports disclosed this weekend. Bin Sultan has created several terrorist groups in cooperation with Lebanese politicians, including Head of…

Lebanese Army: Haddara Infiltrated Arms into Assir’s Security Zone in Sidon

SOURCE The Intelligence Directorate in the Lebanese Army continues its investigation with those arrested recently in the Abra neighborhood in the southern Lebanese city of Sidon, the army command statement said on Tuesday. “As a result of the investigation, an army patrol arrested Ghali Haddara on Friday afternoon, while he was in one of the…

Shatila Refugee Camp – From the Eyes of Syrian Palestinian Kids

February 27, 2013 by 2famousTV VIDEO: As if being born a Palestinian refugee weren’t difficult enough, these three cousins are now double refugees since they fled the war in Syria for Lebanon. 2famous.TV caught up with them to get an update on their living conditions in Shatila and realized how difficult the concept of ‘home’…

Netanyahu: Israel could launch pre-emptive strike Syria

Israel Warns That It May Pre-Emptively Strike Syria to Prevent Dissemination of Chemical Weapons Israel could launch a pre-emptive strike to stop Syria’s chemical weapons from reaching Lebanon’s Hezbollah or al-Qaida inspired groups, officials said Sunday. The warning came as the military moved a rocket defense system to a main northern city, and Israel’s premier…

Lebanon: KSA, Qatar Fund Salafist Emirate of Tripoli

SOURCE It is no secret that the situation in Lebanon evolved in accordance with the Syrian crisis developments. However, a concerned Lebanese minister believed that this trend has become closely linked to developments in Syria, especially since the Gulf countries have stepped up their pressure on the Syrian regime through the door of the Salafist…

Who Remembers Lebanon?

By Peter Symonds 25 August 2006 An Amnesty International (AI) report published on Tuesday provides a chilling account of the death and destruction inflicted on the civilian population of Lebanon by the Israeli military during its month-long, US-backed offensive. Entitled “Deliberate destruction or ‘collateral damage’? Israeli attacks on civilian infrastructure”, the document demonstrates that the…

Sayyed Nasrallah to Speak on Martyrs Day

Sayyed Nasrallah to Speak on Martyrs Day Local Editor Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah Address crowds on Monday during Martyrs Day festival. Hezbollah holds the festival at 6:00 pm (local time) in Sayyed Shuhadaa complex in Beirut’s southern suburb. The party also staged several celebrations on this occasion in the Lebanese regions putting wreaths…

Dressed in ‘LF’ Flag, Zionist Agent Threatens to Kill from Beirut

SOURCE Covered with the Lebanese Forces flag, a well known Israeli collaborator said he was “ready to kill”, as he was taking part in Sunday’s events when March 14 militants and partisans tried to storm the Grand Serail in Downtown Beirut. Pierre Nammour, of Lebanese nationality, has been charged of spying for the Zionist entity…

Who owns the oil?

Op-Ed, Bloomberg View May 21, 2012 Author: Meghan L. O’Sullivan, Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center Programs or Projects: The Geopolitics of Energy Project Egypt’s decision last month to stop selling natural gas to Israel could be a harbinger of increasingly confrontational Egyptian-Israeli relations, an indication of…

Bombing in Beirut, dead head of Lebanese intelligence services ~~~ Attentato a Beirut: morto capo dei servizi d’informazione libanesi ~~~ (Eng-Ita + Video)

Originally posted on the real Syrian Free Press:
* Bombing in Beirut, dead head of Lebanese intelligence service. Killed in a bomb attack in Beirut the head of the intelligence services of the Lebanese police, Wissam al-Hasan, who was considered a pillar of plots against the government in Damascus. The News Agency in Lebanon (NNA-leb)…

Iran Stresses Support for Resistance Front against Warmongers

Hezbollah Drone: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran extends support to the front of resistance against warmongers, a senior Iranian foreign ministry official said less than a week after Lebanese Hezbollah Leader Seyed Hassan Nasrallah declared the drone which penetrated Israel’s air space used Iranian technology. On October 6, Israeli media announced that an unknown drone was flying…

Hezbollah confirms sending drone into Israeli airspace

source 1 Hezbollah confirms sending drone into Israeli airspace Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah confirms the Lebanese resistance movement has sent a drone deep into the Israeli airspace evading radar systems. The operation code-named Hussein Ayub saw Hezbollah’s drone fly hundreds of kilometers into the Israeli airspace and getting very close to Dimona nuclear…