The United Nations’ top human rights official called on the Muslim world to denounce the “monstrous” crimes of the extremist group that seeks to establish an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria, calling its actions both a violation of international law and Islamic tenets. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, a member of the Jordanian royal family […]
Iran denied on Friday Nigerian allegations that it had trained militants arrested in Nigeria on charges of planning attacks on U.S. and Israeli targets there.
A commander of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) said Syrian rebels had started to attack Lebanon’s Hezbollah Feb. 21, less than a day after the FSA chief of staff issued a 48-hour ultimatum warning the militant group to stop shelling territory held by the insurgents.
A man on trial for allegedly plotting attacks on Israelis in Cyprus described himself Thursday as a loyal Hezbollah member doing its bidding in Europe, but vehemently denied being part of a group preparing an attack. The trial of Hossam Taleb Yaacoub, a 24-year-old Swedish-Lebanese citizen,
A Lebanese military court demanded on Wednesday the death penalty for former Information Minister Michel Samaha, a Syrian general and his aide who holds the rank of colonel over a terror plot to destabilize Lebanon.
Pakistani Shi’ites called on the military on Sunday to take control of the city of Quetta after a bombing by Sunni militants killed 85 people, and threatened to stage a long march to the capital if their demands were not met.
At least six construction workers including two Lebanese , have been seized by gunmen who attacked a camp in northern Nigeria, officials say. The Lebanese were identified as Imad al-Andari and Carlos Abou Aziz.
MP Butros Harb condemned on Tuesday General Prosecutor Judge Hatem Madi’s request to strip him of his parliamentary immunity and accused him of collaborating with Hezbollah to cover up the perpetrator in the assassination attempt against him. During a press conference Harb said: “I will file a lawsuit against Madi and I will make his […]
Two individuals with links to Lebanon’s militant group Hezbollah were involved in a bomb attack on a bus in the Bulgarian resort of Burgas that killed five Israeli tourists last July, Bulgaria’s interior minister said on Tuesday. The conclusions of the Bulgarian investigation may open the way for the European Union to join the United […]
First Military Investigative Judge Riad Abu Ghida issued an arrest warrant in absentia on Monday against Syrian National Security Chief General Ali Mamlouk who was accused of plotting terrorist attacks in Lebanon , National News Agency reported.