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The new chief-of-staff of Syrian armed forces: correction

July 24th, 2012 Comments off
Do you know that the new Syrian chief-of-staff, `Ali Ayyub is a Shi`ite from Bin Jubayl in South Lebanon?

PS Correction.  I received information from a relative of Ayyub who knows him that he is not from Bint Jubayl in Lebanon but from Jablah in Syria.
PPS No, I am told that my original post is correct and that indeed the family is originally from Bint Jubayl and related to the Bazzis of the city.

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UAE charity group launches iftar project in Pakistan

July 24th, 2012 Comments off

The Khalifa Bin Zayed Foundation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has launched its iftar project in Pakistan through which food and clothes will be given to widows, orphans and victims of natural …
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Six jailed for offending Oman sultan on Facebook

July 18th, 2012 Comments off

Six people, including a woman, have been sentenced to a year in prison for offending Oman’s monarch Sultan Qaboos Bin Said on social networking website Facebook. Satellite TV station al-Maiadin said …
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Moderate Islam

July 15th, 2012 Comments off
Did you know that the Egyptian caliph, Muhamad Mursi Mubarak, said that Saudi Arabia is the leader of “moderate Islam”?  This is like saying that Bin Laden was a Marxist.

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Taliban commander distances from Al Qaeda

July 11th, 2012 Comments off

LONDON – In a rare comment exposing fissures between the two dreaded terrorist groups, a serving senior Taliban commander has said dead Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden has “destroyed Afghanistan” and …
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UAE congratulates new Egyptian president-elect

June 26th, 2012 Comments off

United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has greeted Mohammed Mursi on his victory in the Egyptian presidential elections.
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UAE Project successfully opens 40 schools in Pakistan

June 24th, 2012 1 comment

The UAE project to assist Pakistan, upon the directives of President Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has completed 40 world-class schools and institutes and handed them over to the local authoriti
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Bin Laden spent millions on war

June 4th, 2012 Comments off

Osama bin Laden supposedly spent his fortune on financing the so-called "holy war."
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GOP Rep. King says Obama officials disclosed identity of jailed Pakistani doctor – Fox News

May 23rd, 2012 Comments off

BBC News

GOP Rep. King says Obama officials disclosed identity of jailed Pakistani doctor
Fox News
GOP Rep. Peter King, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, expressed concern Wednesday about the extent of the Obama administration's efforts to protect the Pakistan doctor who was sent to prison in Pakistan for treason after helping to
Security breach alleged in making of bin Laden raid filmCBC.ca
Profile: Shakil AfridiBBC News
CIA, Pentagon quizzed onkilling of bin Laden film co-operationThe Australian
The Independent –The Guardian –Irish Times
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Bin Laden Letters

May 4th, 2012 Comments off
My latest blog post for Al-Akhbar English on Bin Laden letters.

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