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  1. Call-up of army divisions a warning to Syria

    Posted Jul 29th 2006, 12:00am by Abraham Rabinovich

    ... in Lebanon and a warning for Syria not to intervene. Both aspects were played down by the cabinet, which said ground operations would continue for now under the limited scope it already approved, and that Israel had no intention of attacking Syria. However, Israeli sources said the cabinet was likely to approve a major new ground operation in the coming days. As for Syria, the Israeli government ...

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    Drone shot down over Israel was ours, says Hezbollah leader Nasrallah

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Beirut, Lebanon

    ... made in Iran," a senior official said. Nasrallah's speech was closely watched because of fears that Hezbollah might provoke a clash with Israel to distract attention from Syria ... of Syria becoming a proxy war, with involvement from Hezbollah and Iran on one side and such powers as Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Qatar on the other, is one of many factors that could fuel regional ...

  3. Under siege: the moral equation on Lebanon

    Posted Jul 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or pro-US- I am trying to remain objective here- but I wonder why nobody questions the behaviour of Syria and Iran, who have done nothing to stop Hezbollah. Syria and Iran have supplied Hezbollah ... I suggest they start pushing the leaders of Syria and Iran. The only way to end this is to move Hezbollah out of Lebanon, whether peacefully or by force. JEFFRY KUPERUS, Clear Water Bay Israel ...

  4. War ruins athletic chances

    Posted Jul 25th 2006, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... to Syria, a country bordering Lebanon, and stay there, because the only Lebanese airport was paralysed and the Lebanon-Syria border temporarily shut. On his way to Macau on July 12, Oussama narrowly ...

  5. Hezbollah's long, deadly shadow

    Posted Aug 25th 2006, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... is it 'resisting'? Israel ended its 18-year occupation of southern Lebanon in 2000. Shebaa Farms- the small area that Hezbollah accuses Israel of continuing to occupy- was part of Syria, not Lebanon, before ... victorious. Enfolding them in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations has helped to promote reconciliation and peace in the region. Hezbollah's leaders- like those of Iran, Syria and the armed ...

  6. Enforce UN resolutions: Barak

    Posted Aug 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... said. Resolution 1559 called on Lebanon to establish sovereignty over its territory, demanded the disarming of Lebanese militias and told Syria to withdraw its troops and stop interfering ...

  7. Israel must weigh the risks of war or peace

    Posted Aug 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Israel enjoyed unprecedented support from its principal allies when it launched its recent offensive against Hezbollah militants in southern Lebanon. US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice articulated the partisan view that the root causes of the crisis were to be found on the Arab and Muslim side, that Hezbollah was an arm of global terror and Islamic fanaticism and an agent of Syria ...

  8. Both Israel and Hezbollah must rethink their actions

    Posted Aug 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... years ago. The transportation of weapons from Syria to Lebanon has been well documented, yet the Lebanese government did nothing about it. The Israeli government has made an effort to warn ...

  9. Greater international resolve needed for Mideast peace

    Posted Aug 01st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... into the discussion Iran and Syria- the backers of pro-Palestinian Hezbollah- while calming Muslim extremism, are far-off objectives. Even more divisive issues not addressed by the road map, the status ...

  10. Israeli bombs' oil-slick threat to Med

    Posted Jul 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Lebanon's coastline will be hit but also Cyprus, Syria, Turkey, Greece and even Israel,' Mr Sarraf said. The Israeli blockade of Lebanon's waters had made it impossible to send ships ...




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