Hezbollah chief threatens to target Israeli nuclear and biological sites in a future war

Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah warned against an  Israeli attack and said that this group has the ability to target nuclear and biological sites in Israel in any future confrontation, but at the same time he ruled  out any war in the near future . In an interview on  al-Mayadeen television  he said:  “I rule out an Israeli attack […]

Muslims, Christians are ‘brothers’, Pope Francis says at a Central African Republic mosque

Pope Francis ventured into one of the world’s most dangerous neighbourhoods on Monday to beg Christians and Muslims to end a spiral of hate, vendetta and bloodshed that has killed thousands over the past three years. Under intense security, Francis passed through a no-man’s zone to enter PK5, a district where most Muslims who have […]

Iran is cheating again on nukes, UK tells UN

Britain has informed a United Nations sanctions panel of an active Iranian nuclear procurement network linked to two blacklisted firms, according to a confidential report by the panel seen by Reuters. The existence of such a network could add to Western concerns over whether Tehran can be trusted to adhere to a nuclear deal due […]

Bulgaria: The 2 Hezbollah suspects are living in Lebanon- update

The two living suspects behind a bus attack that killed five Israeli tourists in Bulgaria last year have been identified and both are now living in Lebanon, a top Bulgarian security official said Wednesday. The bomb that exploded July 18 as the Israeli tourists were boarding a bus at the airport in Burgas also killed […]

British companies to search for Lebanon’s offshore oil and gas?

British companies could soon be involved in the search for oil and gas off Lebanon’s shores. At least that’s the hope of the UK government who are asking British companies to register an interest in searching for oil and gas in Lebanon’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ). They have until the end of February 2013 to […]