Lebanon ex-minister's arrest 'linked to explosives'
Aug 9th, 2012
Lebanese security forces on Thursday arrested Michel Samaha, a former information minister considered close to Syria's embattled regime, in a case linked to explosives, a senior official said. (Source: AFP) -
BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanese supporters and opponents of Syrian President Bashar Assad fired heavy machine guns and lobbed mortar shells at each other Thursday in some of the worst fighting in the port city of Tripoli in years. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
LONDON (AP) - Two men have been arrested on suspicion of endangering an aircraft after a plane carrying more than 300 people from Pakistan to Britain was diverted from its original course Friday, officials said. The incident further rattled the U.K. just days after a British soldier was brutally killed on a London street in a suspected terror attac... [Full Article]