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January 3, 2014


Beirut car bomb blast causes death and injury in Hezbollah stronghold

Beirut car bomb blast causes death and injury in Hezbollah stronghold

"At least five people killed in the latest in a series of bombings that mark a sharp deterioration in security across LebanonA powerful car bomb exploded near a Hezbollah security zone in southern Beirut on Thursday, killing at least five people and wounding dozens more in the fifth such attack..."

Beirut: powerful explosion in Hezbollah stronghold

the economist

Arab gloom: This year can’t be as bad as the last

"THE brash little city-state of Dubai jovially claims to have won a Guinness record for the world’s biggest-ever fireworks display, but other Arab capitals greeted the new year with gloom rather than glee. From Cairo to Beirut and Damascus to Baghdad, the historic hubs of Arab civilisation,..."

Lebanon: Will it hold together?


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Car bomb kills four in Hezbollah Beirut bastion: minister

Car bomb kills four in Hezbollah Beirut bastion: minister

"A car bomb killed four people in south Beirut Thursday, the fourth attack to hit the Hezbollah bastion since the Shiite group announced its intervention in Syria last year, the health minister said. The bombing came just weeks after a twin suicide bombing killed 25 people at the Iranian embassy..."

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new: Report: Turkey seizes arms in truck bound for Syria - Al-Arabiya

"Al-ArabiyaReport: Turkey seizes arms in truck bound for SyriaAl-ArabiyaTurkey, which has been accused of turning a blind eye to fighters crossing its border into Syria, is sheltering about 600,000 Syrian refugees who have fled the civil war as well as the main Syrian opposition group. Last..."

new: Turkish governor blocks police search on Syria-bound truck reportedly carrying ... - Hurriyet Daily News

US Military Ship Readied for Mission to Destroy Syria's Chemical Weapons - New York Times

Hezbollah Moving Long-Range Missiles From Syria to Lebanon, an Analyst Says - New York Times

Lebanon blasts reflect spillover of Iran-Saudi proxy war in Syria - Los Angeles Times

Israeli study of foreign fighters in Syria suggests Shiites may outnumber Sunnis - Washington Post (blog)

Caught between Syria's regime and rebels, Palestinian refugees are starving to ... - Haaretz

syria deeply

The Islamist Enemy of Our Islamist Enemy

"BEIRUT — When he was a fighter with the Free Syrian Army (FSA), waging war against President Bashar al-Assad’s forces in the northern economic hub of Aleppo, Abu Muhannad’s confidence verged on presumptuousness. He spent 2012 and part of 2013 fighting alongside his comrades in..."

A Changing Life in Yarmouk Republic

Under Pressure, ISIS Releases Its First FSA Prisoner

زمان الوصل

جديد: لاءات مواطن سوري.. جمال قارصلي*

"قالوا للمواطن السوري لماذا لا تحتفل بالمناسبات؟ فقال لهم أنا مشغول بالوطن وباللاءات.فقالوا له كم هي هذه اللاءات؟ فقال لهم هي كثيرة وأصبحت تُعد بالعشرات.فقالوا له ومن سَبّبَ هذه اللاءات؟ فقال لهم دكتاتور البلاد وصانع الويلات.فقالوا له ألا يوجد من يردعه عن هذه الشناعات؟ فقال لهم كلا, بل هنالك دول تحميه من العقوبات.فقالوا له ألا..."

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جديد: الائتلاف: النظام فقد 11 ألف جندي ومرتزق، و1500 دبابة ومدفعية في 2013

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