Al-Jadeed ( New) TV denied on Tuesday that its reporter Youmna Fawwaz was kidnapped in Aleppo province while covering the fighting between Syrian government troops and the Free Syrian Army.
Beirut, Lebanon The attackers of Al-Jadeed TV station and the masked men who subsequently blocked several Beirut roads Monday night are connected to the Hezbollah-linked Resistance Brigades, security sources told The Daily Star Tuesday. The sources added that three men attempted to raid the headquarters of the Future TV station
The Lebanon-based Al Jadeed ( New) Television channel said late on Monday that unknown masked men attacked its headquarters in the Beirut area of Wata al-Msaytbeh. The channel, a 24-hour pan-Arab station, reported that the masked
Syrian troops fired across the Lebanese border on Wednesday morning, killing a 75-year-old woman and wounding her daughter, residents and a doctor in the Lebanese town of al-Qaa said.
United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Derek Plumbly was handed a letter by Future bloc MP Mouin al-Merhebi addressed to UN chief Ban Ki-moon and urging him to “permanently deploy” UN monitors on the border between Lebanon and Syria,
The Syrian Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Abdul Karim Ali said on Friday the Syrian army could not have been behind the shooting of the New ( Al Jadeed) TV crew. Despite ruling out Syrian army’s role in the incident he said that Damascus is serious in its investigation
By Robert Fisk
Shot in the heart. By the Syrians. Forty bullets hit the cameraman’s car and that of his fellow crew at Wadi Khaled in north Lebanon
President Michel Suleiman on Wednesday met with Syrian Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Abdel Karim Ali at the Presidential Palace to discuss the killing of Al-Jadeed cameraman Ali Shaaban, National News Agency reported.
March 14 MP Antoine Saad condemned the attack on an Al-Jadeed television crew by the Syrian troops along the Lebanese-Syrian border and called for expelling Syrian Ambassador to Lebanon Ali Abdel Karim Ali and recalling Lebanese Ambassador to Syria Michel Khoury. “ I condemn this flagrant violation committed by the Syrian army against an Al-Jadeed […]
Lebanese activists and journalists take part in a protest, against the killing of Lebanon’s Al-Jadeed television cameraman Ali Shaaban, as they hold his pictures at Martyrs’ square in downtown Beirut, April 10, 2012.