Articles by Editor VA


Hezbollah allies gain in Lebanon vote

Beirut, Hezbollah and its political allies have won just over half the seats in Lebanon’s parliamentary elections, unofficial results show, boosting an Iranian-backed movement fiercely opposed to Israel and underlining Tehran’s growing regional influence. If confirmed,…


Haftar Hard to Replace in Libya

By Manish Rai Khalifa Haftar, a veteran general and strongman in Libya has returned to his stronghold and headquarter in the eastern city of Benghazi following an extended absence, including reported treatment in Paris hospital…


Overnight heavy fighting rocks Libya’s capital

Tripoli, Violent clashes erupted Monday dawn in Libya’s capital, Tripoli, between armed brigades of the Presidential Council government. According to sources from Abu Salim area, where the clashes took place, the fighting was between Central Security…