Britain Could Release Iranian Oil Tanker
14 Jul 2019

Britain Could Release Iranian Oil Tanker

Britain’s top diplomat said late Saturday that Britain will facilitate the release of a seized Iranian tanker if Iran can provide guarantees the vessel would not breach European sanctions on oil shipments to Syria. IRANIAN PIRACY The comments by Jeremy Hunt could help de-escalate tensions that have spiked in recent

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US Sanctions Targeting Two Hezbollah Lawmakers
11 Jul 2019

US Sanctions Targeting Two Hezbollah Lawmakers

Pro-Hezbollah Lebanon’s president and parliament speaker decried on Wednesday new US sanctions targeting two Hezbollah lawmakers. The country’s top leaders, who are Hezbollah sympathizers, were reacting a day after the U.S. Treasury Department said it is targeting two Hezbollah lawmakers and a security official suspected of using their positions to

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Aoun is Acting Like Little Khamenei
05 Jul 2019

Aoun is Acting Like Little Khamenei

Human Rights Watch on Friday condemned Lebanon’s order for Syrian refugees to demolish their hard shelters. HRW called them as tantamount to “illegitimate pressure” on refugees to return to their war-torn country. Behind this pressure is the pro Hezbollah Michel Aoun, the President of Lebanon. Aoun is acting like little

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Iran Is Behind the Demolition of Syrian Refugees Homes
02 Jul 2019

Iran Is Behind the Demolition of Syrian Refugees Homes

On Monday, Lebanese military units destroyed at least 20 refugee homes as a group of international aid agencies warned that more demolitions would follow. Thousands of people, including children, are affected. Iran is behind the demolition of Syrian refugees homes. The army did not immediately comment on the aid agencies’

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Targeting Lebanese Pro Hezbollah Officials
30 Jun 2019

Targeting Lebanese Pro Hezbollah Officials

Over the last few months, the Lebanese Government led by its pro-Iran president Michel Aoun and his son-in-law Gibran Bassil, have targeted the Syrian refugees in Lebanon by making their lives a living hell. In return, the Syrian rebels are now returning the favor by targeting Lebanese pro Hezbollah officials

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Sanction Lebanese Major General Abbas Ibrahim
27 Jun 2019

Sanction Lebanese Major General Abbas Ibrahim

The United States must sanction Lebanese Major General Abbas Ibrahim for his Hezbollah / Iran bidding. Ibrahim is but a political proxy extending the influence of the Assad regime and its protectors in Hezbollah and Iran. Al-Sharq al-Awsat wrote an article accusing Ibrahim of handing over non-Islamist Syrian dissidents to

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