A prison fire that left eight dead in Syria on Monday prompted calls by an opposition group for an international investigation as tension continued after weeks of unrest.
Thousands of Syrians marched through the shuttered streets of Douma, just outside Damascus, on Sunday, chanting anti-government slogans as they buried at least eight victims of the crackdown on Friday’s protests, according to witnesses and human rights activists.
Four Lebanese activists detained during an Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound humanitarian aid arrived at the Lebanese border to a hero’s welcome.
The days of the war will not return, Hariri told the press prior to the football match commemorating the 35th anniversary of the civil war. Hariri’s team won 2-0 and Phalange MP Sami Gemayel scored both goals