May 2016




140 people killed in Syria bomb blasts

Damascus, Bomb blasts have killed scores of people in Jableh and Tartous on Syria’s Mediterranean coast and wounded many others in the government-controlled territory that hosts Russian military bases.Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks…






Iran-Saudi tensions simmer in Lebanon

Beirut, When thousands of mourners gathered in the southern suburbs of Beirut last week to bury top Hezbollah commander Mustafa Badreddine, who was killed in Syria, they repeatedly chanted “Death to al Saud”. The Shia…