Iran’s Top Diplomat in Syria, Slams Israel, Turkish Threats

DAMASCUS, SYRIA — Iran’s top diplomat condemned on Saturday Israel’s latest airstrike on Syria and criticized recent threats from Turkey about another planned incursion by Ankara into northern Syria.   Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian’s remarks came at the start of his visit to Syria, where he was expected to discuss mutual relations and regional affairs […]

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Israel Shoots Down Hezbollah Drones Over Mediterranean

JERUSALEM — The Israeli military on Saturday said it shot down three unmanned aircraft launched by the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah heading toward an area where an Israeli gas platform was recently installed in the Mediterranean Sea.   The launch of the aircraft appeared to be an attempt by Hezbollah to influence U.S.-brokered negotiations between […]

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After Friday’s protests, Williams calls for restraint and condemns storming of the House of Representatives.

Tripoli, UN Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on Libya Stephanie Williams called for respect and protection of right of the Libyan people to peaceful protest.   Commenting on Friday’s demonstrations in several Libyan cities demanding the dissolution of all political bodies, as a result of deteriorating living conditions and expediting of elections.   “Riots and vandalism such […]

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The National Democratic Building Bloc calls on the Presidential Council to shoulder its responsibility and initiate consultations to form a transitional government to organize the elections.

Tripoli, The National Bloc for Democratic Building has announced its support for the demands of the demonstrators across Libya from Tripoli to Tobruk, Benghazi, Misrata, Ajabiya demanding an urgent solution to the intractable crisis suffered by the Libyan people and to resolve what they call dilapidated Parliament houses that have failed to provide a solution […]

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Lana correspondent: protesters set fire to the city’s financial services control building in Sebha.

Tripoli, Demonstrators who took to the streets of Sabha on Friday evening, to demonstrate their rejection of all political bodies and economic and security conditions, set fire to the city’s financial services control building, the Libyan news agency correspondent reported.   The correspondent explained that the fire in the financial services control building caused the […]

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