Qalamoun

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Radwan Mortada
Negotiations to release the Lebanese soldiers being held prisoner in the hills of Ersal are ongoing and the issue is expected to see some progress....
Friday, February 13, 2015
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Firas Choufi
The Syrian army’s battles with the al-Nusra Front militants north of the Damascus-Beirut road have prompted the Lebanese army to take utmost caution...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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The United States embassy in Beirut on Sunday urged American nationals not to travel to Lebanon, citing security concerns. The US embassy in Beirut "...
Sunday, January 25, 2015
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The Lebanese military said in a statement late Friday that five soldiers, including an officer, were killed in clashes with gunmen near the Syrian...
Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Radwan Mortada
Spanning hundreds of square kilometers, from the Zabadani Mountains to the Halayem Mountains near Ras Baalbek, al-Qaa, and Ersal in Lebanon, through...
Thursday, January 8, 2015
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Radwan Mortada
The al-Nusra Front has shifted from defense to offense. The group’s legitimate emir Sami al-Aridi criticized the followers of the Islamic State in...
Monday, December 29, 2014
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Radwan Mortada
The calm in the Qalamoun front will not last very long. The truce between the “brothers in jihad” is reeling, after Baghdadi’s emissaries arrived to...
Friday, December 26, 2014
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ISIS has waged a war on Free Syrian Army (FSA) fighters in the Qalamoun area. Sources from both parties have said that the next target of the Islamic...
Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Radwan Mortada
Anas Sharkas, aka Abu Ali al-Shishani, lost it as soon as he heard the news of the arrest of his 22-year-old wife Ola al-Oqaili. Shortly after, a...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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