Syrian militias met to agree on peace talks stance

Syrian National Council meets in Istanbul , TurkeyJNN 20 Jan 2014 Istanbul : Representatives of major Syrian rebel militias met in Ankara on Saturday to try to agree on a common stance for the upcoming peace talks in Switzerland next week, Reuters cited opposition sources as saying.  Continue reading


Libya Dis Integrated by Western Onslaught – Al Qaeda’s Safe Heaven

Residents walk on sand dunes in the Libyan desert oasis town of GhadamesJNN 20 Jan 2014 Tripoli : Swathed in a white turban and robes, Eissa Abdel Majid sits in his militia barracks on the edge of the desert describing a losing battle to stem the flow of armed militants with suspected links to al-Qaeda – who use it as a freeway across northern Africa. Continue reading

Hariri Bows to Might of Hezbollah in Lebanon , Ready to Share Power with them

Former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri seen at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon in The Hague, The NetherlandsJNN 20 Jan 2014 Beirut : Former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri says he is now ready to share power with his rivals Hezbollah if that’s what it takes to help Lebanon finally form a government after nine months of political deadlock. Continue reading