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Date: 12 August 2006

Re: Talking to Syria [Michael Rubin]
National Review Online Blogs – New York,NY,USA
John. We can agree to disagree about whether it is wise to seek another
deal with Syria. Perhaps our disagreement comes down to …
corner.nationalreview.com/post/?q=NmRhNGZhYTJlY2Q0MDNlOGM5NDY3OGJmOTcxMDRkMTE=

New Israeli forces en route to Lebanon – TV
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
JERUSALEM, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Israeli forces were moving to reinforce tanks
and troops in southern Lebanon on Saturday after Prime Minister Ehud Olmert

www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L11538229.htm

UN Council Backs Measure to Halt War in Lebanon
New York Times – United States
11 — The Security Council agreed unanimously on Friday on a measure calling
for a full cessation of hostilities in Lebanon, deploying 30,000 Lebanese
and …
www.nytimes.com/2006/08/12/world/middleeast/12nations.html?ref=middleeast

Aussie troops ‘should not go to Lebanon’
Ninemsn – Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
Most Australians want to see peace in the Middle East, but not for Australia
to send troops to keep the peace in Lebanon. The latest …
news.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id=121902

Resolution aims for long-term solution to Lebanon
Financial Times – London,England,UK
The United Nations Security Council on Friday finally delivered a ceasefire
plan for southern Lebanon that it hopes will end five weeks of conflict
and …
www.ft.com/cms/s/dd0bad36-2987-11db-9dcc-0000779e2340.html

UN votes to stop Lebanon war
Ynetnews – Israel
… adopted a resolution on Friday calling for an end to fighting between
Israel and Hizbullah, but the Jewish state said its offensive in Lebanon
would not be …
www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3289924,00.html

UN Security Council backs deal to end Lebanon war
Unison.ie – Bray,Ireland
THE United Nations Security Council voted unanimously early today to approve
a resolution aimed at ending the month-long Lebanon crisis. …
www.unison.ie/irish_independent/stories.php3?ca=30&si=1668794&issue_id=14483

Misinterpreting Israeli Criticism Of The War In Lebanon
Salon – USA
Greenwald’s analysis of the articles in Haaretz and the Israeli criticism
of the war in Lebanon is absurd and a bit dishonest. The …
letters.salon.com/politics/war_room/2006/08/11/israeli_doves/view/

Rice: ‘Arms cannot operate again’ in south Lebanon
CNN International – USA
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice sat down with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer
before the vote, and she explained how Lebanon and Israel both support
the resolution …
edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/meast/08/11/cnna.rice/

Syria, Iran warned to honour UN plan
NEWS.com.au – Australia
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice called on Iran and Syria to respect
the terms of a resolution adopted by the UN Security Council overnight
in a bid to …
www.news.com.au/story/0,23599,20101492-1702,00.html

Pakistan FM Kasuri to visit Syria, Lebanon
Islamic Republic News Agency – Tehran,Iran
Pakistani Foreign Minister Khurshid Mehmood Kasuri will visit Syria and
Lebanon soon to attend a series of high-level meetings to assess the situation
created …
www.irna.ir/en/news/view/menu-234/0608122876080421.htm

Israel pushes deeper into Lebanon after UN vote
Reuters.uk – UK
BEIRUT (Reuters) – Israeli forces thrust deeper into Lebanon against fierce
Hizbollah resistance on Saturday and air strikes killed up to 19 people,
hours …
today.reuters.co.uk/news/newsArticle.aspx?type=topNews&storyID=20
06-08-12T070820Z_01_L09470744_RTRUKOC_0_UK-MIDEAST.xml

Israeli forces push deeper into south Lebanon
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
TYRE, Lebanon, Aug 12 (Reuters) – An Israeli force reached a village 11
km (seven miles) inside southern Lebanon on Saturday, the deepest thrust
yet in …
www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L12539901.htm

Text: UN Lebanon resolution
BBC News – UK
The text of Resolution 1701, passed unanimously by the UN Security Council
aimed at ending the conflict between Israel and Hezbollah in Lebanon.

news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4785963.stm

Israel wages broader Lebanon offensive
Aljazeera.net – Qatar
Backed by war planes and tanks, Israeli ground troops have started pushing
deeper into Lebanon, reaching Ghanduriya, 11km north of the border. …
english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/3450C852-D8D9-4913-A5EB-824D9660A18C.htm

Lebanon photos: Take a closer look
Los Angeles Times – CA,USA
… controversy this week over Reuters’ distribution of digitally manipulated,
falsely labeled and — probably — staged photos of the fighting in
Lebanon hasn’t …
www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-et-rutte
n12aug12,1,640725.column?coll=la-news-columns

Stop Lebanon bloodshed now – Blair
Guardian Unlimited – UK
His call came after the United Nations Security Council unanimously approved
a resolution aimed at ending the month-long Lebanon crisis. …
www.guardian.co.uk/uklatest/story/0,,-6010597,00.html

Israel-Lebanon conflict continues
Moneycontrol.com – Mumbai,India
There is no let-up in violence in West Asia even as the UNSC votes for
a new resolution to end the Israel-Lebanon conflict, reports CNBC-TV18.

www.moneycontrol.com/india/news/worldnews/israellebanonma
rjayoun/israellebanonconflictcontinues/market/stocks/article/234214

Egypt welcomes UN council’s condemnation of Israel’s Lebanon …
People's Daily Online – Beijing,China
… Ahmed Abul Gheit on Friday welcomed the UN Human Rights Council’s resolution
which condemned the ongoing Israeli massive offensive in Lebanon, the
official …
english.people.com.cn/200608/12/eng20060812_292402.html

Israeli Warplanes Attack North, South Lebanon Targets
FOX News – USA
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Israeli warplanes struck several targets in north and
south Lebanon early Saturday, hours after the UN Security Council adopted
a …
www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,208028,00.html

IDF strikes last Lebanon-Syria border crossing
Jerusalem Post – Israel
IAF warplanes fired missiles near Lebanon’s northern border with Syria
early Saturday, severing access to the last border crossing that had remained
open …
www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1154525857337&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull

Thousands rally for peace in Lebanon
ABC Online – Australia
Thousands of protesters have gathered in Sydney and Canberra today to demonstrate
against the conflict between Israel and Hezbollah in Lebanon. …
www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200608/s1713503.htm

UN rights body condemns Israel’s attack on Lebanon
People’s Daily Online – Beijing,China
The UN Human Rights Council passed on Friday a resolution proposed by Arab
and Islamic countries condemning Israel for attacking Lebanon. …
english.people.com.cn/200608/12/eng20060812_292441.html

At least 15 dead in Israeli strikes on Lebanon
Unison.ie – Bray,Ireland
Israeli warplanes also fired missiles near Lebanon’s border with Syria,
severing access to the final border crossing that had remained open through
the month …
www.unison.ie/breakingnews/index.php3?ca=33&si=96589

Demonstrators call for peace in Lebanon
Seattle Times – United States
… a foiled terrorist plot to bomb US-bound flights was made public Thursday,
local Muslim organizers of a rally calling for peace for Lebanon thought
briefly of …
seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2003193484_rally12m.html

IN LEBANON: Cease-fire appears closer
Detroit Free Press – United States
BY KARIN LAUB. Israeli troops prepare their tanks before crossing the border
into southern Lebanon on Friday. Orders had been given to expand the offensive.

www.freep.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060812/NEWS07/608120338/1009

Foreign Ministry welcomes UN resolution to end Lebanon conflict
Channel News Asia – Singapore
Singapore welcomes the resolution by the United Nations Security Council
calling for a stop to the ongoing conflict in Lebanon. …
www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews/view/224493/1/.html

UN Lebanon force could start deploying in 7 days
Washington Post – United States
… Nations expects Israel’s ground offensive to wind down in one to two
days and an expanded international force to begin deploying in southern
Lebanon in a week …
www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/08/12/AR2006081200338.html

Russia backs UN resolution urging ceasefire in Lebanon-envoy
RIA Novosti – Moscow,Russia
NEW YORK, August 12 (RIA Novosti) – Russia has decided to endorse the UN
Security Council resolution on Lebanon since it includes Moscow’s key
demand for an …
en.rian.ru/russia/20060812/52550722.html

Bush hits panic button as Israel struggles in Lebanon
Khaleej Times – Dubai,United Arab Emirates
… Israel is fighting Iran and Syria. … But returning to that little
phrase of Olmert’s in which the prime minister said Israel was fighting
Syria and Iran. …
www.khaleejtimes.com/DisplayArticleNew.asp?xfile=data/opin
ion/2006/August/opinion_August34.xml&section=opinion&col=

IAF to carry relief supplies to Lebanon
NDTV.com – New Delhi,India
… cargo aircraft of the Indian Air Force will leave on Independence Day,
carrying the first batch of relief supplies from India for the war-torn
people of Lebanon …
www.ndtv.com/morenews/showmorestory.asp?category=N
ational&slug=IAF+to+carry+relief+supplies+to+Lebanon&id=91379

LEBANON: DI PIETRO,SATISFACTION WITH APPROVAL OF UN RESOLUTION
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia – Italy
(AGI) – Rome, Aug 12 – “Italia dei Valori expresses great satisfaction
for the unanimous approval of the UN resolution on the war in Lebanon
between Israel and …
www.agi.it/english/news.pl?doc=200608121440-0
088-RT1-CRO-0-NF82&page=0&id=agionline-eng.italyonline

Israel pushes further into Lebanon, despite UN vote
Euronews.net – Lyon,France
… a UN resolution calling for a “full cessation of hostilities,” the
Israeli military says it has started broadening its ground offensive in
Lebanon, with troops …
euronews.net/create_html.php?page=detail_info&article=374772&lng=1

Tehran Seeks Help From Turkey on Lebanon Crisis
Zaman Online – Istanbul,Turkey
By Suleyman Kurt, Istanbul. Following the European Union, Turkey’s neighbor
Iran, sought assistance from Ankara to resolve the crisis in Lebanon.

www.zaman.com/?bl=international&alt=&trh=20060812&hn=35594

Israel triples efforts as Lebanon ceasefire looms
Ireland Online – Dublin,Ireland
Israel widened its ground war in Lebanon on Saturday, almost tripling the
number of troops there as it tried to seize more territory and inflict
as much damage …
breakingnews.iol.ie/news/story.asp?j=191952222&p=y9y95z9z8

DTCM employees extend support to ‘With You Lebanon’ campaign
AME Info – United Arab Emirates
… Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) employees
extended their support to a humanitarian campaign for the people of Lebanon
suffering due …
www.ameinfo.com/93611.html

Lebanon asked to reject Australian troops
The Australian – Sydney,Australia
PROMINENT Australian Muslims have written to Lebanon’s Prime Minister asking
him to reject any offer of Australian peacekeepers. …
www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,20109896-1702,00.html

Israeli general says to pursue Lebanon offensive
Reuters – USA
JERUSALEM, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Israel’s top general said on Saturday he
would pursue an offensive against Hizbollah guerrillas in Lebanon until
it was clear how …
today.reuters.com/News/CrisesArticle.aspx?storyId=L12556941

UN Lebanon force could start deploying in 7-10 days
ABC News – USA
… United Nations expects Israel’s ground offensive to wind down within
48 hours and an expanded international force to begin deploying in southern
Lebanon in a …
abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory?id=2304818

Israel Accelerating Attacks on Lebanon
Zaman Online – Istanbul,Turkey
Israel, determined to expand its ground offensive in Lebanon, has also
increased air raids, forcing thousands of additional civilians to flee
the region. …
www.zaman.com/?bl=international&alt=&trh=20060812&hn=35592

Bush’s remarks about Islamic fascists ‘reckless’: Syria
Zee News – Noida,India
Damascus, Aug 12: Syria through its official newspaper on Saturday sharply
criticised US President George Bush’s remarks that Washington was “at
war with …
www.zeenews.com/znnew/articles.asp?aid=315113&sid=WOR

Bush hails UN resolution on Lebanon, blames Iran, Syria
Turkish Press – Plymouth,MI,USA
CRAWFORD – US President George W. Bush on Saturday praised a UN resolution
aimed at ending the Lebanon crisis and blamed Hezbollah, Iran and Syria
for starting …
www.turkishpress.com/news.asp?id=137168

Israel raids ‘target roads to Syria’
Daily Telegraph – Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
ISRAELI aircraft staged raids throughout Lebanon, targeting northern roads
leading to Syria and striking south Lebanon’s major city Sidon, police
said today. …
www.news.com.au/sundaytelegraph/story/0,22049,20102023-5001028,00.html

Tripling Forces, Israel Expands Push in Lebanon
New York Times – United States
BEIRUT, Lebanon, Aug. … The airstrikes overnight ranged the length and
breadth of Lebanon, from Tyre in the southwest to the Bekaa Valley in
the northeast. …
www.nytimes.com/2006/08/13/world/middleeast/13mideast.html?hp&
ex=1155441600&en=6ee985b8fa5f388e&ei=5094&partner=homepage

War paralyses Lebanon aid
Reuters.uk – UK
BEIRUT (Reuters) – Heavy fighting between Israel and Hizbollah guerrillas
paralysed efforts to help 100,000 people trapped in southern Lebanon on
Saturday …
today.reuters.co.uk/News/newsArticle.aspx?type=worldNews&storyID=2006-
08-12T160043Z_01_L12751043_RTRUKOC_0_UK-MIDEAST-LEBANON-AID.xml

Israel Triples Ground Troops in Lebanon
Forbes – USA
… Israel also blasted a highway near Lebanon’s last open border crossing
to Syria as it kept up its full-scale campaign against Hezbollah militants.

www.forbes.com/home/feeds/ap/2006/08/12/ap2945298.html

Israel airlifts troops into southern Lebanon
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
JERUSALEM, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Israeli helicopters on Saturday airlifted
hundreds of troops into southern Lebanon as part of an expanded operation
against …
www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L12573615.htm

Nasrallah lets Lebanese army, UNIFIL deploy in s. Lebanon
Jerusalem Post – Israel
… run al-Manar television, he said that he would allow for the deployment
of the Lebanese army, augmented by UNIFIL forces, to deploy in southern
Lebanon. …
www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1154525858147&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull

Bush hails UN resolution on Lebanon, blames Iran, Syria
Daily News & Analysis – Mumbai,India
CRAWFORD: US President George W Bush on Saturday praised a UN resolution
aimed at ending the Lebanon crisis and blamed Hezbollah, Iran and Syria
for starting …
www.dnaindia.com/report.asp?NewsID=1046867

Bangladesh sends humanitarian aid to Lebanon
NDTV.com – New Delhi,India
… The goods will be then taken to Lebanon by road for distribution through
the Red Crescent, the Islamic equivalent of the Red Cross. …
www.ndtv.com/template/template.asp?template=Lebanonc
onflict&slug=Bangladesh+sends+aid+to+Lebanon&id=91397&callid=1

Syria slams Bush’s remarks
NDTV.com – New Delhi,India
Syria has criticised US President George Bush’s remarks that Washington
was “at war with Islamic fascists,” saying the comments point to a new
era of targeting …
www.ndtv.com/morenews/showmorestory.asp?slug=Syria+slams+Bush’s+remarks&id=91389

SYRIA: Migrants flee conflict – but face hardships
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
… the International Organization for Migration (IOM), working with the
United Nations, has been bussing stranded migrants across the border to
Syria and then …
www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/IRIN/1bdcf41c5c0b76ef462367c73b6eeb4b.htm

Israeli forces thrust deep into Lebanon
Washington Post – United States
TYRE, Lebanon (Reuters) – Israeli forces made their deepest thrust yet
into southern Lebanon on Saturday, reaching the Litani River in an expanded
ground …
www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/08/12/AR2006081200549.html

Switzerland welcomes UN resolution on Lebanon
Swissinfo – Switzerland
The resolution, adopted unanimously, authorizes 15,000 UN peacekeepers
to help Lebanese troops take control of south Lebanon as Israeli forces
that have …
www.swissinfo.org/eng/front/detail/Switzerland_welcomes_UN_res
olution_on_Lebanon.html?siteSect=105&sid=6968608&cKey=1155403567000

Lebanon approves UN resolution
Daily Telegraph – Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
THE Lebanese government, which includes Hezbollah representatives, has
unanimously approved a UN resolution overnight calling for an end to hostilities
with …
www.news.com.au/sundaytelegraph/story/0,22049,20111524-5001028,00.html

Italy readies up to 3,000 troops for Lebanon
Reuters – USA
ROME, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Italy is ready to send between 2,000 and 3,000
troops to Lebanon as part of the planned United Nations force to enforce
a ceasefire …
today.reuters.com/News/CrisesArticle.aspx?storyId=L12588302

Aid Efforts in South Lebanon Stifled by Continued Israeli …
Voice of America – USA
… The electricity supply in Tyre has been erratic since Israeli air raids
struck several parts of south Lebanon’s power grid late Friday and early
Saturday. …
www.voanews.com/english/2006-08-12-voa20.cfm

Lebanon exposes wider fault lines
BBC News – UK
… And whatever happens in Lebanon, this battle of wills involving Washington,
Tehran and Damascus looks set to continue for some time to come. …
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4786965.stm

RP to intensify pullout of Filipino workers from Lebanon
Sun.Star – Philippines
THE Philippine government would step up the evacuation of stranded Overseas
Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Lebanon following a UN resolution calling for
a …
www.sunstar.com.ph/static/man/2006/08/13/news/rp
.to.intensify.pullout.of.filipino.workers.from.lebanon.html

Israel ups air strikes in Lebanon as ceasefire plan gets nod from …
Canada.com – Hamilton,Ontario,Canada
… staged wide-ranging air strikes Saturday as both sides indicated they
would accept a UN ceasefire plan to stop heavy fighting still raging in
southern Lebanon. …
www.canada.com/topics/news/world/story.html?id
=eb732f80-0d39-413b-9a40-a3c92806f08d&k=85707

7 troops killed, 11 seriously hurt in Lebanon
Ynetnews – Israel
(VIDEO) Seven soldiers killed, 84 injured in series of incidents in southern
Lebanon; wounded evacuated to hospitals in northern Israel. …
www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3290185,00.html

Troops pour into Lebanon ahead of ceasefire
Ireland Online – Dublin,Ireland
… and warplanes launched wide-ranging airstrikes today as officials raced
to enforce a UN ceasefire and end fierce fighting still raging across
southern Lebanon. …
breakingnews.iol.ie/news/story.asp?j=191979756&p=y9y98x46z

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Kasuri to visit Syria, Lebanon
Pakistan Link – Inglewood,CA,USA
ISLAMABAD: ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Khurshid Mehmud Kasuri is scheduled
to attend a series of high-level meetings in Syria and Lebanon to discuss
Israeli …
www.pakistanlink.com/Headlines/Aug06/12/14.htm

Shebaa Farms occupies a pivotal spot in Mideast conflict
San Jose Mercury News – CA, USA
… Israel captured the 10 square-mile strip of sand and dust-tinted scrub
brush from Syria during the Six Day War in 1967. When Israel …
www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/world/15260785.htm

Re: Talking to Syria [Michael Rubin]
National Review Online Blogs – New York,NY,USA
John. We can agree to disagree about whether it is wise to seek another
deal with Syria. Perhaps our disagreement comes down to …
corner.nationalreview.com/post/?q=NmRhNGZ
hYTJlY2Q0MDNlOGM5NDY3OGJmOTcxMDRkMTE=

New Israeli forces en route to Lebanon – TV
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
JERUSALEM, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Israeli forces were moving to reinforce tanks
and troops in southern Lebanon on Saturday after Prime Minister Ehud Olmert

www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L11538229.htm

UN Council Backs Measure to Halt War in Lebanon
New York Times – United States
11 — The Security Council agreed unanimously on Friday on a measure calling
for a full cessation of hostilities in Lebanon, deploying 30,000 Lebanese
and …
www.nytimes.com/2006/08/12/world/middleeast/12nations.html?ref=middleeast

Aussie troops ‘should not go to Lebanon’
Ninemsn – Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
Most Australians want to see peace in the Middle East, but not for Australia
to send troops to keep the peace in Lebanon. The latest …
news.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id=121902

Resolution aims for long-term solution to Lebanon
Financial Times – London,England,UK
The United Nations Security Council on Friday finally delivered a ceasefire
plan for southern Lebanon that it hopes will end five weeks of conflict
and …
www.ft.com/cms/s/dd0bad36-2987-11db-9dcc-0000779e2340.html

UN votes to stop Lebanon war
Ynetnews – Israel
… adopted a resolution on Friday calling for an end to fighting between
Israel and Hizbullah, but the Jewish state said its offensive in Lebanon
would not be …
www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3289924,00.html

UN Security Council backs deal to end Lebanon war
Unison.ie – Bray,Ireland
THE United Nations Security Council voted unanimously early today to approve
a resolution aimed at ending the month-long Lebanon crisis. …
www.unison.ie/irish_independent/stories.php3?ca=30&si=1668794&issue_id=14483

Misinterpreting Israeli Criticism Of The War In Lebanon
Salon – USA
Greenwald’s analysis of the articles in Haaretz and the Israeli criticism
of the war in Lebanon is absurd and a bit dishonest. The …
letters.salon.com/politics/war_room/2006/08/11/israeli_doves/view/

Rice: ‘Arms cannot operate again’ in south Lebanon
CNN International – USA
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice sat down with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer
before the vote, and she explained how Lebanon and Israel both support
the resolution …
edition.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/meast/08/11/cnna.rice/

Syria, Iran warned to honour UN plan
NEWS.com.au – Australia
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice called on Iran and Syria to respect
the terms of a resolution adopted by the UN Security Council overnight
in a bid to …
www.news.com.au/story/0,23599,20101492-1702,00.html

Pakistan FM Kasuri to visit Syria, Lebanon
Islamic Republic News Agency – Tehran,Iran
Pakistani Foreign Minister Khurshid Mehmood Kasuri will visit Syria and
Lebanon soon to attend a series of high-level meetings to assess the situation
created …
www.irna.ir/en/news/view/menu-234/0608122876080421.htm

Israel pushes deeper into Lebanon after UN vote
Reuters.uk – UK
BEIRUT (Reuters) – Israeli forces thrust deeper into Lebanon against fierce
Hizbollah resistance on Saturday and air strikes killed up to 19 people,
hours …
today.reuters.co.uk/news/newsArticle.aspx?type=topNews&storyID
=2006-08-12T070820Z_01_L09470744_RTRUKOC_0_UK-MIDEAST.xml

Israeli forces push deeper into south Lebanon
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
TYRE, Lebanon, Aug 12 (Reuters) – An Israeli force reached a village 11
km (seven miles) inside southern Lebanon on Saturday, the deepest thrust
yet in …
www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/L12539901.htm

Text: UN Lebanon resolution
BBC News – UK
The text of Resolution 1701, passed unanimously by the UN Security Council
aimed at ending the conflict between Israel and Hezbollah in Lebanon.

news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/4785963.stm

Israel wages broader Lebanon offensive
Aljazeera.net – Qatar
Backed by war planes and tanks, Israeli ground troops have started pushing
deeper into Lebanon, reaching Ghanduriya, 11km north of the border. …
english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/3450C852-D8D9-4913-A5EB-824D9660A18C.htm

Lebanon photos: Take a closer look
Los Angeles Times – CA,USA
… controversy this week over Reuters’ distribution of digitally manipulated,
falsely labeled and — probably — staged photos of the fighting in
Lebanon hasn’t …
www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-et-rutt
en12aug12,1,640725.column?coll=la-news-columns

Stop Lebanon bloodshed now – Blair
Guardian Unlimited – UK
His call came after the United Nations Security Council unanimously approved
a resolution aimed at ending the month-long Lebanon crisis. …
www.guardian.co.uk/uklatest/story/0,,-6010597,00.html

Israel-Lebanon conflict continues
Moneycontrol.com – Mumbai,India
There is no let-up in violence in West Asia even as the UNSC votes for
a new resolution to end the Israel-Lebanon conflict, reports CNBC-TV18.

www.moneycontrol.com/india/news/worldnews/israellebano
nmarjayoun/israellebanonconflictcontinues/market/stocks/article/234214

Egypt welcomes UN council’s condemnation of Israel’s Lebanon …
People's Daily Online – Beijing,China
… Ahmed Abul Gheit on Friday welcomed the UN Human Rights Council’s resolution
which condemned the ongoing Israeli massive offensive in Lebanon, the
official …
english.people.com.cn/200608/12/eng20060812_292402.html

Israeli Warplanes Attack North, South Lebanon Targets
FOX News – USA
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Israeli warplanes struck several targets in north and
south Lebanon early Saturday, hours after the UN Security Council adopted
a …
www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,208028,00.html

  

  

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