Tag Archive for Lebanon

August 25, 2006

EU To Commit Up To 9000 Troops To Lebanon UN Security Force

The European Union (EU) today committed up to 9000 troops to the proposed UN security force in Southern Lebanon. It said naval and air assets will also be provided. Source: EUobserver

August 21, 2006

U.K. Military Equipment Found In Hezbollah Hideout

British officials are investigating Israeli claims that they have found U.K. manufactured military gear in a Hezbollah hideout: Times Online—AN URGENT investigation was launched last night after Israel accused Britain of indirectly supplying Hezbollah terrorists with military night-vision equipment that helped them to target Israeli soldiers in Lebanon. The equipment was found by Israeli troops […]

August 7, 2006

Reuters Withdraws All Photographs Taken By Adnan Hajj

Reuters has withdrawn all photographs by Adnan Hajj—a Lebanese freelance photographer—after the blogosphere uncovered the fact that some of his photographs depicting the current conflict in Lebanon had been doctored: Reuters—Reuters withdrew all 920 photographs by a freelance Lebanese photographer from its database on Monday after an urgent review of his work showed he had […]

August 6, 2006

Reuters Kills Doctored Photograph

From Michelle Malkin:Reuters has killed a doctored photograph that was first uncovered by the blogosphere. If a picture can say a thousand words, then what can a lie say? Good work guys. Related Stories: Little Green Footballs: Reuters Pulls Phony Photo The Jawa Report: Reuters Doctoring Beirut Photos (Updated) Michelle Malkin: Where there’s smoke, there’s […]

August 2, 2006

Technical Data May Shed Light On Qana Photographs Controversy

A Jihad Watch reader has written an open letter asking AP, Reuters, and AFP to provide technical data that may settle the Qana Photographs controversy: Jihad Watch—The Associated Press, Reuters and Agence France-Presse all distributed photos of which questions have been asked relative to the time shot. What Lyon of AP does not address, is […]

July 27, 2006

U.S. Urging Israel To Give Up Shebaa Farms Region?

I heard on FOX News last night that the United States wants Israel to table the Shebaa farms region in order to forge some sort of ceasefire. Israel supposedly gets Hezbollah out of its hair and Lebanon gets some land back. Typical peace initiative huh? Israel, give up this, give up that; it’s the only […]

Ambush In Bint Jbeil

Fierce fighting erupted when Hezbollah terrorists ambushed the Golani Brigade in the Lebanese town of Bint Jbeil: INN—The Golani Brigade soldiers were ambushed at approximately 5:00 o’clock Wednesday morning (Tuesday 10:00 pm EDT) by Hizbullah terrorists in the town which is often referred to as the ‘Hizbullah capital’ in south Lebanon. Infantry divisions, tank and […]

July 26, 2006

Hezbollah Used UN Observer Post For Cover

A few days ago, United Nations General Secretary Kofi Annan accused Israel of deliberately targeting a United Nations observer post where four peacekeepers were killed. Today, the Jawa Report and Little Green Footballs are talking about new evidence that shows Hezbollah terrorists were using the post for cover; and some are questioning why the United […]

July 17, 2006

Bush To Hezbollah: Stop This S – – –

An interesting aside between Prime Minister Tony Blair and President Bush occurred at the G8 Luncheon. President Bush, unaware that the microphones were live, told the Prime Minister, “See the irony is that what they need to do is get Syria to get Hezbollah to stop doing this s – – – and it’s over.” […]

Israel Sends Ground Forces Into Southern Lebanon

Israel has sent its ground forces into Southern Lebanon opening a new in a rapidly expanding war: ABC News—Israeli ground troops have entered southern Lebanon to attack Hezbollah bases on the border, a government spokesman said Monday. Israel’s six-day-old offensive against Hezbollah following the capture of two Israeli soldiers earlier had been an aerial campaign. […]