Bulgarian government resigns amid growing protests

Bulgaria’s government resigned on Wednesday after violent nationwide protests against high power prices, joining a long list of European administrations felled by austerity during Europe’s debt crisis. Prime Minister Boiko Borisov, a former bodyguard who swept to power in 2009 on pledges to root out corruption and raise living standards in the European Union’s poorest […]

Nasrallah: Israel doesn’t need an excuse to attack Lebanon

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made another TV appearance via video link to deliver a speech commemorating the party’s “Martyr Leaders”. Commenting on Bulgaria’s accusation of the party’s involvement in the Burgas bus attack Nasrallah accused the Lebanese opposition politicians of exploiting it

Bulgaria bus bombers studied engineering in Lebanon

Bulgaria’s Interior Minister Tsvetanov says the Hezbollah suspects behind the attack that killed five Israelis and their bus driver in the Black Sea resort town of Burgas in July 2012 ‘maintained part of Hezbollah’s structures in Canada, Australia’. “The Burgas bombers were maintaining part of Hezbollah’s structures in Canada and Australia and had contacts with […]

Bulgaria to brief EU on linking Hezbollah to bus bombing

Bulgaria will brief other EU nations on the results of the probe that linked the Shiite group Hezbollah to last year’s bus bombing that killed five Israeli tourists and a Bulgarian driver, Bulgaria’s foreign minister said Sunday. The findings, announced on Tuesday, brought renewed pressure on the European Union from the U.S., Israel and Canada […]

US:Threat from Hezbollah now highest in 20 years

US security officials have warned that the terrorist threat from Hezbollah is at its highest level for 20 years. Western intelligence agencies believe that the Lebanese group is now more active overseas than at any time since the early 1990s, with attacks planned

MP Saad: Bulgaria’s accusation reveals Hezbollah ‘s agenda

Lebanese MP Fouad Saad told the al Jamhouriya newspaper ,that the Bulgarian accusation against Hezbollah over the bus bombing reveals the real part agenda which is threatening day after day the interests of Lebanon. He added: The economic relations with Bulgaria are well developed and Hezbollah’s role in the incident will have a negative effect […]

Bomb explodes near Lebanon PM’s residence, no casualties

A Bomb exploded in Tripoli on Tuesday near Lebanon Prime Minister Najib Mikati’s residence but no casualties were reported according to LBCI. The bomb was placed between Mikati’s residence and Hotel Quality Inn according to LBCI. This development comes after Mikati renewed on Tuesday Lebanon’s condemnation of the Burgas bus attack