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“I used to go to Lebanon quite often when I was young. I’d love to go back, but it is too dangerous.” — An elderly gentleman who approached me on the subway… 238 more words

Nonsensical Reverie

Sheikh Qassem: Quneitra Attack Targets Hezbollah Directly

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Deputy Hezbollah Secretary General Sheikh Naim Qassem stressed Sunday that the assault on Hezbollah convoy in Syria’s Quneitra on Jan. 18 was targeting Hezbollah directly. 446 more words

War On Syria

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I’m so excited guys to tell you that fashionetpassion is getting a new look: new themes, categories and posts ideas. Yes!! Some new collaboration is coming. 589 more words


UN expresses concern over Lebanon border battle with IS that killed 8 soldiers

BEIRUT – The United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon Sigrid Kaag expressed “grave concern” Sunday over a border battle between Lebanese forces and Syria-based fighters from the Islamic State group that killed eight soldiers, as the chaos of Syria’s war increasingly threatens the security of its Mediterranean neighbour. 138 more words


Israel terror attack on Hezbollah carries key messages: Daily

An English-language daily on Sunday condemning the recent deadly Israeli airstrike on Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah members in Syria, said that the terror act demonstrates the key role of the resistance in regional developments. 449 more words


Links for 1-24-2015

  • Andrew McCarthy praises a speech on the threat of radical Islam that Bobby Jindal delivered in the U.K.:

    With Western Europe still reeling from the jihadist mass-murders in Paris at Charlie Hebdo magazine and the Hyper Kacher Jewish market, Governor Jindal outlined a bold, Reaganesque vision of American foreign policy guided by three imperatives — freedom, security, and truth.

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A lot of what I’ve been reading on the Lebanese blogosphere lately concerns the country’s rather shoddy state, downtown Beirut’s becoming a ghost town, and other grievances native to our little corner of the world. 164 more words