Syria News Wire

Syria News Wire header image 4

Entries from August 2009

On Palestine

August 1st, 2009 · No Comments · Politics

A collection of interesting articles which have appeared on Palestine over the past couple of days. Qunfuz hits the nail on the head again: “Their resistance, even when strictly aimed at military targets, or performed with stones, will be called terrorism. When we accept this nomenclature we will describe Israeli massacres as disproportionate responses. As if it […]

[Read more →]

Tags:

The new Lebanese cabinet

August 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment · Lebanon

According to Sami Moubayed, this is how the 30 posts will be divided up: 15 for Saad Al-Hariri’s ruling March 14 coalition. 10 for the Hizbollah-led March 8 opposition. 5 assigned by the (neutral) President Michel Sleiman. That means the opposition seems to lose its power to veto important decisions, because it will have less […]

[Read more →]

Tags: