Ahmad al-Assir

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Lebanon will seek the death penalty for Salafi cleric Ahmad al-Assir, who has been at large since deadly clashes between his followers and the army...
Friday, February 28, 2014
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Amal Khalil
Early 2014, fugitive Lebanese Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir made a comeback via online social networks, tweeting messages and posting audio messages. Though...
Friday, January 31, 2014
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Moe Ali Nayel
Following Saad Hariri's recent announcement to participate in a government with Hezbollah, Beirut's Sunni youth find themselves looking for...
Friday, January 31, 2014
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Amal Khalil
DNA tests reveal that the two suicide bombers behind the attack on the Iranian embassy in Beirut resided in South Lebanon and were followers of...
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
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Lebanese security forces arrested a personal bodyguard of Lebanese Salafi leader Ahmad al-Assir at the Beirut International airport early Thursday,...
Thursday, July 25, 2013
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Maysam Rizk
March 14 MPs were caught off guard when Lebanese Minister of Defense Fayez Ghosn presented damning video footage proving that Salafi Cleric Ahmad al-...
Saturday, July 13, 2013
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More than 300 Lebanese rallied in the coastal city of Sidon in support of fugitive Salafi sheikh Ahmad al-Assir on Friday, a day after an audio...
Friday, July 5, 2013
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Charges were filed Thursday against 37 people involved in the two-day battle between the Lebanese army and followers of Salafi sheikh Ahmad al-Assir...
Thursday, July 4, 2013
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Ibrahim al-Amin
In Saida today, there is a real identity crisis. The people of this big village are beginning to fear one another, not knowing anymore who is their...
Monday, July 1, 2013
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