Radwan Mortada

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The Lebanese are anticipating the fallout from a potential US assault on Syria, particularly with regard to Lebanese internal security. Security...
Monday, September 9, 2013
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The Baba Amr Martyrs Brigade is a self-styled band of mercenaries and smugglers, who, following the outbreak of the Syrian crisis, christened...
Monday, August 19, 2013
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Tensions between al-Qaeda’s two branches fighting in Syria – Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and al-Nusra Front – are reaching a breaking...
Saturday, August 10, 2013
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The story of the Hajj Deeb family is like no other. A poor home with 10 male children who became infamous in the world of terrorism. The killing of...
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
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Many Lebanese politicians and government officials have expressed alarm after a recent decision by authorities to downsize their posses of bodyguards...
Monday, July 22, 2013
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On Wednesday, July 3, Hassan Nabaa, the leader of the so-called “Cell of 13” – members of which confessed to the assassination of former Lebanese...
Thursday, July 4, 2013
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The Lebanese Army Intelligence has apprehended Mahmoud S., a Jordanian national with ties to radical jihadi groups fighting in Syria. The man has...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
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Most of armed groups’ commanders who took part in the battle of Qusayr survived. They fled to the Syrian villages of Hassia, Qara, and Yabrud, while...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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With surprising speed, Syrian government forces overran the last opposition positions in northern Qusayr on Wednesday morning. Al-Akhbar reveals the...
Thursday, June 6, 2013
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Damascus – On the road to Damascus, past the military checkpoints and Syrian flags – of the government variety – one can spot columns of smoke rising...
Friday, May 31, 2013
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