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Good morning
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6472 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Birthday Gam Shot

Tracy Scoggins[Filmography](age 60)

Waterproof Design

Posted by: GolfBravoUSMC || 11/06/2013 0:57 Comments || Top||

#2  all of her tagged on tumblr
Posted by: 3dc || 11/06/2013 12:12 Comments || Top||

#3  I did not care for her in the fifth season of Babylon 5, and Mrs. Bobby hated her.
Posted by: Bobby || 11/06/2013 12:55 Comments || Top||

#4  I disliked her in Bab 5 initially because she was not Ivanova. I don't think JMS really had a plan for the 5th season after he rushed to finish his story up in 4 and Tracy's character was left with little of interest to do.

I've liked her more and more as I've heard her in interviews and learned more about how Ivanova left the show.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 11/06/2013 14:52 Comments || Top||

#5  Scoggins wins the wet t-shirt contest!!
Posted by: badanov || 11/06/2013 21:53 Comments || Top||

Suicide car bombing kills British soldier in Afghanistan
[Dawn] A suicide boom-mobile killed a British member of the international coalition in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, authorities said. It was the second death this month of a member in the NATO
...the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. A cautionary tale of cost-benefit analysis....
-led coalition.

Britannia's Ministry of Defense said the soldier from 3rd Battalion, The Mercian Regiment was killed in the attack while on patrol in the area of Kamparak, east of Lashkar Gah.

The defense ministry did not name the soldier but said next of kin have been informed.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6478 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

Suicide blast kills four on Afghan side of Chaman border
[Dawn] At least four people were killed Tuesday when a jacket wallah rammed an explosive-laden vehicle into an Afghan security checkpost near the Pakistain-Afghanistan border-crossing at Chaman, Afghan police said.

The kaboom occurred near Wesh Mandi area on the Afghan side of the border, injuring over a dozen other people, Afghan police officials said.

"The strength of the blast smashed window panes and glasses of nearby shops and houses," said a low-level Afghan official, who requested not to be named.

Security was beefed up and the border crossing was shut down for all kinds of traffic following the incident.

"We have tightened security following the suicide kaboom on the Afrghan side," an officer of the Frontier Corps, also requesting anonymity as he was not authorised to speak to the media.

Home secretary Balochistan
...the Pak province bordering Kandahar and Uruzgun provinces in Afghanistan and Sistan Baluchistan in Iran. Its native Baloch propulation is being displaced by Pashtuns and Punjabis and they aren't happy about it...
Asad Gilani earlier told Dawn.com that security forces and law enforcement agencies in Balochistan have been placed on high alert prior to the start of the holy month of Muharram and following the killing of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistain (TTP) chief Hakimullah Mehsud in a US drone strike.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6491 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

Africa Horn
5 suspects to appear in court over Westgate attack
Five people being held in connection with the terrorist attack on the Westgate mall in Kenya are expected to be charged in court Monday.

The Somali terror group Al-Shabaab, an affiliate of al Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the bloody four-day siege at the upscale mall in Nairobi during which at least 67 people were killed. The attack began on September 21.

Questions remain about the those who carried out the attack and the response by security forces. The exact number of people Kenyan authorities say were involved in or connected to the deadly assault has fluctuated.

As the attack unfolded, Kenyan officials said that as many as 15 gunmen were involved. On the fourth day of the siege, as the security operation wound down, President Uhuru Kenyatta said five terrorists had been killed and 11 suspects were in custody.

Last month, the Kenyan military said four gunmen died when part of the mall collapsed. It's unclear how many civilians and terrorists may still be buried beneath the concrete chunks of the collapsed section of the mall.
Posted by: Steve White || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6479 views] Top|| File under:

Africa North
Overnight clashes in Tripoli
[Libya Herald] There were a number of festivities in Tripoli
...a confusing city, one end of which is located in Lebanon and the other end of which is the capital of Libya. Its chief distinction is being mentioned in the Marine Hymn...
last night, the most serious being in two different areas of Suq Al-Juma, east of the city.

The first occurred in the district's Al-Ajeelat street when members of the local deterrent force, the Quwat Al-Rada, went to arrest an alleged drugs dealer. According to local sources, there was a shootout with the alleged dealer being killed. As a result, members of his family and his friends responded by attacking a power plant and setting vehicles on fire. No one else was hurt.

Last month, the local cop shoppe was set on fire in a similar incident after the Quwat Al-Rada rubbed out another man whom they claimed was a drugs dealer.

The second, potentially more serious, clash occurred in the early hours of the morning at a checkpoint on the roundabout by the planetarium near Shara Al-Shat. A vehicle driven by Nuri Friwan, the commander of the Misrata Nosoor Battalion, based in Suq Al-Juma, was stopped by checkpoint guards. According to SSC commander Hashim Bishr, an argument developed which ended with Friwan being shot in the foot.

Members of his militia arrived shortly afterwards and started shooting at the guards, firing RPGs and using heavy anti-aircraft guns. Remarkably, no one was killed although three guards were maimed.

A truce was eventually mediated by local elders and Friwan was air-ambulanced to Tunisia. The three checkpoint guards were taken to the clinic at Mitiga airbase.

A third clash happened when one of Tripoli's battalions raided a rest house of a citizen in the Tripoli district of Ain-Zara ended up with the arrest of the person in question.a
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6499 views] Top|| File under: Arab Spring

Bomb defused outside Benghazi hospital
[Libya Herald] A bomb has been defused outside Benghazi Medical Centre (BMC), after staff found a suspicious-looking bag left in the doctors' car-park.

Spokesman for the Benghazi Joint Security Room Abdullah Zaidi confirmed to the Libya Herald that a bomb was found outside the BMC and was defused by bomb disposal experts.

An employee of the hospital, who did not wish to be named, said that a mobile phone attached to the device showed eleven missed calls, suggesting that attempts had been made to detonate it remotely.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6507 views] Top|| File under: Arab Spring

#1  Moslem Values
Posted by: Spereting Tingle4064 || 11/06/2013 4:52 Comments || Top||

At Least 35 Arrested in Mali over French Journalist Murders
[An Nahar] At least 35 suspects have been incarcerated
Drop the rosco, Muggsy, or you're one with the ages!
during the last two days over the murder of two French journalists in Mali's rebel-infested north, local government and Malian security sources told Agence La Belle France Presse on Tuesday.

Ghislaine Dupont, 57, and Claude Verlon, 55, were kidnapped and rubbed out by what French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said were "terrorist groups" in the flashpoint northeastern town of Kidal on Saturday.

"A few dozen people have been arrested on Malian territory over 48 hours in the course of the investigation related to the murder of the two French journalists," a source from the Kidal administration told AFP.

"This is encouraging. In the car abandoned not far from the scene of the crime, precious phone numbers were found. This is an important detail," the source said, without revealing if the numbers had been linked to suspects.

A member of the Malian security forces confirmed the information, putting the number of people tossed in the calaboose
Yez got nuttin' on me, coppers! Nuttin'!
at "at least 35".

The source told AFP evidence was "accumulating" and amounted to more than just "clues".

He said prisoners serving sentences for their involvement in the kidnapping of Frenchies Philippe Verdon and Serge Lazarevic in northern Mali in 2011 had been helping the investigation.

Verdon, who was subsequently murdered, and Lazarevic, who remains a hostage, were kidnapped in the town of Hombori by a group contracted by al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), some of who were then arrested.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6481 views] Top|| File under: al-Qaeda in North Africa

Posted by: Spereting Tingle4064 || 11/06/2013 4:59 Comments || Top||

#2  The first 35 people standing in the street?
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 11/06/2013 6:36 Comments || Top||

#3  Captain Renault: Realizing the importance of the case, my men are rounding up twice the usual number of suspects.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 11/06/2013 8:35 Comments || Top||

Yemen Arrests 4 Qaida Suspects over Officer Killings
[An Nahar] Yemeni authorities have tossed in the clink
Keep yer hands where we can see 'em, if yez please!
four suspected Al-Qaeda Death Eaters in connection with a spate of liquidations of police and army officers in the restive southeast, a police official said on Tuesday.

The arrests were made in the Hadramawt province town of Ghayl Bawazir on Monday and Tuesday, the official said.

One of those arrested is employed at an oil terminal in the province and is accused of killing a senior army officer last month, the official added.

Residents said that security forces had deployed in force across Ghayl Bawazir.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6484 views] Top|| File under: al-Qaeda in Arabia

Four jailed in Bahrain for setting up terrorism cell
A Bahraini court on Sunday sentenced four people to life imprisonment and six others to 15 years in jail on charges of setting up a terror cell called “Imam Army”. The court acquitted 14 others of the charges. Two of the four sentenced to life were tried in absentia.

In February, Chief of Public Security Major General Tariq Al Hassan said that security intelligence information obtained by the National Security Agency indicated that a group was attempting to form a terrorist cell targeting sensitive civil and military locations as well as public figures.

A joint team was formed by the Ministry of Interior and the National Security Agency to probe the network, including its members, funding and training activities. Investigations revealed the formation of a network to set up a terrorist cell as a nucleus for what was called “Imam Army” to carry out acts of terror.

The network was made up of Bahraini elements inside Bahrain and abroad, in addition to members from other nationalities. Al Hassan said that four of the accused were still at large and that the competent security agencies were exerting the necessary efforts to apprehend them.

According to the confessions of the accused, the recruiting was done by two Bahrainis, Mirza Mohammed and Aqeel Jaffar, who resided in Iran. The probe revealed that the man behind them was an Iranian national, Abu Nasser, from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard.

Major General Tariq Al Hassan revealed that the cell trained on the use of weapons, high explosives, methods to gather information, writing about and photographing locations, as well as recruitment of members.
Posted by: Steve White || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6458 views] Top|| File under:

Posted by: Spereting Tingle4064 || 11/06/2013 5:06 Comments || Top||

Five killed in 'sectarian' attacks
[Dawn] At least five people, including two doctors, were killed in targeted attacks apparently on sectarian grounds in different parts of the city on Monday, deepening fear among the people ahead of Muharram as the Rangers-led 'targeted-operation' has yet to challenge the sectarian menace effectively, according to police and hospital officials.

After a lull in frequent killings in the city, targeted attacks reared their ugly head in the picturesque provincial capital amid tight security on account of the visit of some VVIP to the city.

Four people, two doctors among them, were rubbed out in an attack on a tailor's shop while a young man along with Zuljanah was rubbed out in Mobina Town, triggering tension and anxiety in Abbas Town.

Among the two doctors, a chest specialist was rubbed out in the Ferozabad area, police said.

They added that Dr Naseem Abbas Shah, 44, was about to sit in his car outside his home on Allama Iqbal Road in PECHS Block 2 when four suspects riding two cycle of violences fired at him. He sustained two gunshot wounds in his head and was rushed to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre where doctors declared him dead.
He's dead, Jim!

The victim was associated with a private hospital near Hill Park and also worked at a hospital in Malir, the police Sherlocks said.

Dr Shah, father of two children, originally hailed from Multan, they added.

In another attack, a doctor was bumped off in the Manghopir area, police said.

They added that Dr Sher Ali, 45, was returning home in a car after dropping his children at their school when two armed motorcyclists attacked him near 'Garam Chashma'.

The victim was taken to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital where doctors pronounced him dead
He's dead, Jim!
on arrival.

According to additional police surgeon Dr Abdul Haq, the victim had received four bullet wounds including two in the head.

Dr Ali belonged to the Mughal Hazara community, according to Manghopir SDPO Shaukat Shani.

He said the dear departed ran a private clinic near an Imambargah in the area.

Two young men were rubbed out while three others maimed in the attack on a tailor's shop in the Sharifabad area, the area police said.

They added that three suspects riding a cycle of violence attacked the tailor's shop in Zeenat Square that left five persons maimed. The maimed were taken to the ASH where doctors declared Nadeem Haider Zaidi, 40, and Mohammed Shoaib, 28, dead on arrival. The maimed men Mohammed Mohsin, 30, Imran, 40, and Sohail Ali were admitted for treatment.

"Apparently the attack was motivated by sectarian considerations," said SSP Central Amir Farooqi. He said Nadeem owned the tailor's shop and appeared to be the real target of the attackers.

In yet another attack, a young man along with a Zuljanah was bumped off in Mobina Town, police said.

They added that Shan Mohammed, 32, was a Khadim of the Zuljanah in the Abbas Town area.

Gunmen riding a cycle of violence killed the Zuljanah and its keeper near Patel Para, triggering tension in Abbas Town.

"Five Shia activists have been killed ahead of Muharram, which proved hollowness of the government's claims about controlling law and order," according to Maulana Sadiq Raza Taqvi, deputy secretary general of the Sindh Majlis-e-Wahdatul Musselmeneen (MWM).

He said the authorities seemed holding meetings merely for cosmetic security arrangements during Muharram.

MQM man killed

Separately, a young worker of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement
...English: United National Movement, generally known as MQM, is the 3rd largest political party and the largest secular political party in Pakistain with particular strength in Sindh. From 1992 to 1999, the MQM was the target of the Pak Army's Operation Cleanup leaving thousands of urdu speaking civilians dead...
(MQM) was bumped off in Orangi Town, the Iqbal Market police said.

They added that Junaid aka Mansoor, 28, and his relative, Wasim, were riding a cycle of violence on the main road when two armed cycle of violence riders attacked them near Daba Mor in Sector 11 ½. Junaid sustained nine bullet wounds and died before any medical aid could be provided to him while his relative remained unhurt in the attack.

The victim was a worker of the unit 118 of the MQM organizational structure, said Iqbal Market SHO Tasdeeq Waris, adding that he worked at a factory in Site.

Youth found rubbed out

A youngster was found rubbed out in the Mochko area, police said.

They added that the body of Abdul Rasool, 25, with a single bullet wound in his head was found in a garbage dump in Mochko-II. The victim, a resident of Orangi Town's Faqir Colony, worked at an embroidery shop in the Mochko area, according to SHO Saleem Faridi.

He suspected some personal enmity as a motive for the killing.
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Child killed, 6 hurt in Peshawar blast
[Dawn] A child was killed and six persons were maimed when a powerful bomb went off in Khalid Bin Waleed Town in the limits of Yakatoot cop shoppe in Beautiful Downtown Peshawar
...capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), administrative and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, convenient to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities, which means lots of gunfire.
on Monday evening.

An official told Dawn that suspected Death Eaters had planted an bomb beneath a power transformer that went off with a big bang. "It was a big blast which was heard in most of the city areas," he said.

The official said that seven people including two children were maimed in the blast. The injured people were identified as Talha, Huzaifa, Wajahat, Ismail, Adil, Haroon and Sajjad Hussain. A rescuer said that after the blast seven injured people were shifted to Lady Reading Hospital where a child among them succumbed to his wounds. He said that other maimed people were in stable, pH balanced condition.

He said that the power transformer was located close to a government-run school and a tubewell. The blast also caused suspension of power supply to the entire Khalid Bin Waleed Town, he added.An eyewitness said that police cordoned off the entire area but the rescuers faced great hardships due to darkness. He said that police also took time to locate the blast site and people faced hardships in shifting of injured to hospital.

...back at the shattered spaceship, Fffflirgoll the Arcturan slithered stealthily toward the control room, where the humans had barricaded themselves...
suspected Death Eaters blew up the building of a telephone exchange at Milli Khel area on the outskirts of the provincial metropolis small hours of Monday.

An official of Badbher cop shoppe told Dawn that the building was blown up by planting four bombs under the foundations of walls and pillars. He said that each of the bomb weighed five kilograms and three of them went off at about 2am.

"Personnel of the bomb disposal unit reached on time and defused one of the bombs," he said and added that the area was far away from the cop shoppe but police reached there soon after the blasts.

"We searched the area to arrest suspected elements but could not nab anyone," the official said.

In Buner, a policeman was killed in exchange of fire with Death Eaters in Elum Ghar area on Monday. Officials said that a police party was on routine patrol when it came under attack. During exchange of fire, a constable identified as Inamur Rehman, a resident of Chinglai village, was killed.

District Police Officer Asif Iqbal told journalists that Death Eaters attacked the police party and killed a constable. The attackers escaped after the incident, he added.

The official said that a search operation was launched in the area after the incident.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6459 views] Top|| File under: TTP

Iraq Attacks kill 10 People, as 2013 Toll Tops 5,500
[An Nahar] Attacks in Iraq killed 10 people on Tuesday, including eight security personnel, officials said, the latest casualties in a country-wide spike in violence that the government has failed to stem.

Iraq is mired its worst violence since 2008, a surge in bloodshed that has killed more than 5,500 people this year despite several major military operations and tightened security measures.

In the northern province of Nineveh, two separate roadside kabooms targeting army patrols killed three soldiers and maimed four others.

In djinn-infested Mosul, a policeman and a Death Eater were killed in a shootout at a checkpoint, and a policeman was rubbed out in a separate incident, police and a doctor said.

And a boom-mobile targeting a police patrol in west djinn-infested Mosul maimed five people, including a policeman.

Just north of Storied Baghdad
...located along the Tigris River, founded in the 8th century, home of the Abbasid Caliphate...
, the local head of an anti-Qaeda militia and his son were killed by gunnies, officials said.

From late-2006 onwards, Sunni tribal militias, known as the Sahwa, turned against their co-religionists in Al-Qaeda and sided with the U.S. military, helping to turn the tide of Iraq's bloody insurgency.

But Sunni bully boyz view them as traitors and frequently target them.

In the disputed northern city of Kirkuk,
... a thick stew of Arabs, Turkmen, Kurds, and probably Antarcticans, all of them mutually hostile most of the time...
a boom-mobile near Iraq's main Turkmen television station killed a civilian and maimed five others, while an off-duty policeman was rubbed out while driving in the capital.

Iraq has seen mounting violence this year, coinciding with demonstrations by Sunni Musselmens against alleged ill-treatment at the hands of the Shiite-led government and security forces.

Violence so far this year has left more than 5,500 people dead, the country's worst violence since 2008, when it was emerging from a brutal sectarian war in which tens of thousands were killed.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6507 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State of Iraq & the Levant

Posted by: Spereting Tingle4064 || 11/06/2013 4:56 Comments || Top||

Southeast Asia
Official says Misuari aide in Mindanao siege dead
A senior Philippine Cabinet official expressed the opinion that a ranking commander of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) who led the deadly standoff in September in Zamboanga City in Mindanao has been killed.

Secretary Voltaire Gazmin of the Department of National Defense said, "The MNLF has long been saying that Commander Habier Malik is alive but up to now they haven't shown him," adding that in this light, Malik is "obviously dead."
He could be just hideously disfigured.
Senior Superintendent Edgar Danao, a senior officer in the Mindanao regional police command, agreed, saying, "If he (Malik) were alive, the MNLF would have shown a video of him to taunt the troops but so far, nothing. It's been a month and no Malik has surfaced in media."
They could send off for a Phantom of the Opera mask. That'd take care of it.
More than 200 militants, policemen, soldiers and civilians were killed and dozens injured during the siege that devastated large areas of Zamboanga and displaced about 100,000 residents still living in temporary evacuation centers.
Misuari's not dead, so it's gonna happen again.
Security officers have labeled Malik as a trusted aide of Nur Misuari, the leader of an MNLF faction, who allegedly ordered the attack on Zamboanga City. The initial belief that Malik had been killed arose when soldiers found his identification card on the body of MNLF militant who was slain during the siege.
Did the ID match the dead guy? How common is the name?
This article starring:
HABIER MALIKMoro National Liberation Front
NUR MISUARIMoro National Liberation Front
Posted by: ryuge || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6462 views] Top|| File under: Moro National Liberation Front

Bomb blitz injures nine people in southern Thailand
Five bombs were detonated in quick succession yesterday evening in Narathiwat province, wounding 9 people.

The first three explosions were reported in Rueso district, injuring two people. The first bomb went off about 6:00 p.m. outside of a convenience store. The other two blasts happened next to a park and in a location 200 meters away from the convenience store explosion. In Muang district, two blasts were reported about 6:15 p.m. outside a karaoke bar and a shophouse 60 meters away. The explosion injured seven people.

Meanwhile, a civilian was killed and a defense volunteer wounded in separate attacks in Pattani province yesterday. Police received a report of a drive-by shooting at 6:30 a.m. Jae-airsoh Yakoh was attacked while she was riding her motorcycle when a gunman on another motorbike fired at her. She was shot in the head. Villagers nearby took her to the hospital where she later died.

At 9.30 a.m., police received a report of a roadside bombing in Pattani's Yarang district, injuring a defense volunteer. The bomb exploded as a team of soldiers were patrolling a village.

In Narathiwat province on Sunday night, soldiers exchanged fire with around seven members of the Runda Kumpulan Kecil (RKK) terrorist militant group and seized a stash of guns and ammunition after a 30-minute gun battle. Troops detained one of the RKK members and also seized cell phones, cash and a pickup truck.
Posted by: ryuge || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6459 views] Top|| File under: Thai Insurgency

Mortar round hits Vatican embassy in Damascus
[Al Ahram] A mortar round hit the Vatican embassy in Damascus on Tuesday morning, damaging the building but causing no casualties, a diplomat told AFP. "A mortar round fell this morning at 6:30 am (0430 GMT) on the embassy rooftop, causing only material damage," said the counsellor at the papal nunciature.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6587 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria

#1  Moslem Values. It is the Religion of Peace and if you don't get down with your butt in the air they will kill you.

But then ,perhaps I am generalizing?
Posted by: Spereting Tingle4064 || 11/06/2013 4:55 Comments || Top||

#2  You're starting to repeat yourself again.
Posted by: Shipman || 11/06/2013 5:44 Comments || Top||

#3  it's Macro F4
Posted by: Frank G || 11/06/2013 7:57 Comments || Top||

#4  Maybe time for the Pope to bring up a division or two.
Posted by: SteveS || 11/06/2013 14:03 Comments || Top||

#5  The Pope will forgive them but make sure to mention this event for the second collection.
Posted by: Airandee || 11/06/2013 19:47 Comments || Top||

Tawhid Party Fighters Killed in Syria while Combating 'Takfiris, Terrorists'
[An Nahar] Members of the Tawhid Party, which is headed by former MP Wiam Wahhab, were killed in Syria as they were fighting alongside the country's regime, it announced in a statement on Tuesday.

It said that the fighters were killed in a battle in the village of Arna in the Mount Hermon region on Monday.

Hassan Barakeh, Sami Abou Aaqel, Asaad Abou Morra, and Hassan Badreddine were killed in combat.

"The blood of the deaders will not go to waste as they will continue to haunt the conspirators, takfir
...an adherent of takfir wal hijra, an offshoot of Salafism that regards everybody who doesn't agree with them as apostates who most be killed...
is, terrorists, and bully boys," added the statement.

Wahhab had on Monday held talks in Syria with its Grand Mufti Sheikh Ahmed Badreddine Hassoun on the latest developments in the country.

This is the first time that the Tawhid Party announces the death of fighters in Syria.

Hizbullah has been involved in the fighting in Syria, but it does not officially announce the names of its dead.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights estimates that over 170 Hizbullah fighters have been killed in Syria.
Posted by: Fred || 11/06/2013 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6461 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria

#1  Rest in pieces
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 11/06/2013 15:37 Comments || Top||

Saqr Charges Ali Eid, His Driver with Helping Suspect in Tripoli Bombings
[An Nahar] State Commissioner to the Military Court Judge Saqr Saqr charged on Tuesday Arab Democratic Party chief Ali Eid and his driver Ahmed Mohammed Ali with helping a suspect in the Tripoli
...a confusing city, one end of which is located in Lebanon and the other end of which is the capital of Libya. Its chief distinction is being mentioned in the Marine Hymn...
bombings escape justice, reported the National News Agency.

They were charged with helping suspect Ahmed Merhi flee to Syria.

A search and investigation warrant was issued against former MP Eid on Monday.

Ali is being held by the Intelligence Bureau on charges of smuggling to Merhi to Syria.

Saqr also charged Syrian national Sukeina Ismail with terrorism over her links to the Tripoli twin bombings, said LBCI television.

She is charged with transporting the two cars that were used in the bombings from Syria to Leb, it added.

Later on Tuesday, security forces at the Abboudieh border-crossing tossed in the clink
Keep yer hands where we can see 'em, if yez please!
Chehade Shdoud, who is charged with smuggling Ismail to Syria.

Last week, the Internal Security Forces Intelligence Bureau summoned Eid to question him over his alleged involvement in the August double bombings in the northern city of Tripoli.

MTV reported that Ali was first arrested on October 26 by Lebanese army intelligence agents on charges of smuggling Merhi into Syria at the request of the pro-Damascus former politician.

Merhi is reportedly the driver of the second explosive-laden vehicle that blew up near al-Taqwa mosque.

On October 14, seven people involved in the August bombings were charged, including three in jug. The majority are from the Tripoli neighborhood of Jabal Mohsen.

Forty-five people were killed and over 800 maimed in the twin bombings that targeted the al-Taqwa and al-Salam mosques on August 23.

The Arab Democratic Party has denied any involvement in the attacks and stressed that the suspects are not members of the party while slamming media leaks attributed to the Intelligence Bureau.
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