MP Houri survives an assassination attempt, report

Lebanese MP Ammar Houri, a key member of the Future Movement parliamentary bloc survived an assassination attempt in Tariq al-Jdideh according to a report by local media . Earlier today a woman found a bomb in a bag in Tariq al-Jdideh. Houri told Voice of Lebanon that he was very close to the location where […]

Geagea says he is the target in new assassination attempt

Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea told Saudi newspaper Al-Riyadh in remarks published on Sunday that he had information of a new attempt to kill him. “They now have a greater will to kill me because the party behind the assassination attempt wants to make up for its failure in the previous attempt

Iraqi PM Confirms Assassination Attempt

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has confirmed that a car bomb explosion inside of Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone last Monday was an assassination attempt against him. In a Saturday interview with the Associated Press, Mr. Maliki said preliminary information indicated the blast was supposed to take place as he entered parliament.