Posts Tagged ‘first public appearance’

Defector general Tlass calls for Syrian unity

July 25th, 2012 Comments off

Undated file picture shows top Syrian General Manaf Tlass smoking a cigar in an undisclosed locationSyrian general Manaf Tlass Tuesday called on Syrians to unite and start building a post-President Bashar al-Assad Syria as he made his first public appearance since defecting from the regime.

Go to Source

Hezbollah head in rare appearance

December 6th, 2011 Comments off

The leader of the Lebanese Hezbollah Shia Islamist group, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, makes his first public appearance for several years at a Beirut rally.
Go to Source

Dagan: "Israel would not withstand a regional conflict after it strikes Iran!"

June 1st, 2011 Comments off

Israel would not withstand a regional conflict ignited by an Israeli strike of Iran’s nuclear facilities, former Mossad chief Meir Dagan said on Wednesday, adding that Israel did not have the capability to stop Tehran’s nuclear ambitions, just to delay them.
In his first public appearance since leaving the post in September, Dagan said earlier this month that the possibility a future Israel Air Force attack on Iranian nuclear facilities was “the stupidest thing I have ever heard.”

‘Overwhelmed by Nakba day demonstrators!’
Speaking during a conference in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, Dagan continued his public rejection of a military move against Iran, saying that Israel didn’t “have the capability to stop the Iranian nuclear program, only to delay it.”
“If anyone seriously considers [a strike] he needs to understand that he’s dragging Israel into a regional war that it would not know how to get out of. The security challenge would become unbearable,” Dagan said..”

Go to Source

First Gaddafi footage in two weeks

May 12th, 2011 Comments off

Libyan state TV shows Col Muammar Gaddafi meeting tribal leaders in Tripoli – in what would be his first public appearance in nearly two weeks.
Go to Source