http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/nicons/rsslogo.jpg http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/ Al-Manar TV Lebanon http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/ Al-Manar TV Lebanon LA Arrests 3 Syrians, One Admits of Being Involved in Soldier Beheading The Lebanese army arrested three Syrians, one of whom admitted to witnessing the beheading of a Lebanese soldier taken captive by terrorists in the northeastern border town of Arsal http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171730&cid=23&fromval=1 Scotland Says “No” to Independence Scotland rejected independence on Friday in a referendum that left the centuries-old United Kingdom intact but paved the way for a major transfer of powers away from London. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171719&cid=22&fromval=1 Bahrain Releases Rights Activist Mariam Khawaja, Imposes Travel Ban Bahrain released human rights activist Mariam Al Khawaja who was arrested upon her arrival at the country’s Airport on August 30. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171708&cid=23&fromval=1 Congress Gives Final Approval to Obama’s plan to Aid Militants in Syria The Senate gave overwhelming approval on Thursday to the training and arming of Syrian militants pushed hard by President Obama, who will now sign it into law, in fight against the so-called ISIL terrorists http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171697&cid=18&fromval=1 Israeli Intelligence: ISIL Daily Income Reaches ’$6 Million’ The Zionist military intelligence agencies assessed on Friday that the daily financial income of the so-called ’Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’ (ISIL) terrorist group reaches $6 million http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171686&cid=23&fromval=1 Syrian ‘Opposition’ Leader in Tel Aviv: Israel Healing Us Exiled Syrian opposition leader Kamal Al-Labwani visited militants wounded in fighting being treated at an Israeli hospital this week, praising the Zionist ‘humanitarian aid’ that has been given to wounded militants http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171675&cid=23&fromval=1 Night Blasts, Bombings Claims 20 Martyrs in Northern Baghdad 20 people were killed and 40 others injured in two separate blasts and sporadic bombings in north of Iraqi capital Thursday night. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171664&cid=23&fromval=1 French President Hollande Says Iraq Airstrikes to Begin ‘Soon’ French jets are to begin striking ISILtargets in Iraq “soon,” President Francois Hollande said on Thursday. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171653&cid=22&fromval=1 US Targets ISIL Training Camp in Iraq for First Time US aircraft have targeted a training camp for ISIL ’jihadists’ in northern Iraq, bombing buildings, troops and vehicles in the first such air strike, military officers said Thursday. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171642&cid=23&fromval=1 Two Correspondence Channels between US and Syria over Striking ISIL More than a single contact took place during the last couple of weeks between Syria and the United States concerning the confrontation of ISIL’s expansion as well as fighting it in the battlefield. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171609&cid=23&fromval=1 Turkey Embraces ISIL, Its FM Says War Must Be against Assad Regime As US president Barack Obama announced the American strategy against ISIL in Syria and Iraq, understanding Turkey’s stance highlights the sharply contrasting positions of the countries which attended Paris meeting http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171598&cid=22&fromval=1 PKK Calls on Turkey’s Kurds to Fight ISIL in Syria Turkey’s pro-Kurdish PKK group called on Thursday for the youth of the country’s mostly Kurdish southeast to join the fight against militants of the so-called ’Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’ (ISIL) in northern Syria. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171587&cid=22&fromval=1 Terrorism Knocks Europe’s Doors, Syrian Army to Advance Remarkably Soon - Worries of Western countries, especially the European states, mounted after intelligence reports on sleeper cells spread fears among public. These reports, which came from senior Arab leaders, prompted tight security measures. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171576&cid=71&fromval=1 Abdollahian: We Do Not Trust U.S. to Lead War on Terrorism The U.S. practical policy regarding the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist group is a double-standard one. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171565&cid=19&fromval=1 30 Terrorists Killed in Iraq As ISIL Military Commander Arrested 30 gunmen of the so-called ’Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’ (ISIL) terrorist organization were killed on Thursday, following an air strike that targeted their based in Hammam Al-Aleel area located south of Mosul, in Nineveh. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171554&cid=23&fromval=1 Telegraph: ISIL Cannot Be Beaten without Boots on Ground The so-called ’Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant’ (ISIL) terrorist organization cannot be defeated without using ground forces. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171543&cid=31&fromval=1 Crowds Mass in Scotland’s Crucial Referendum Voters in Scotland went to the polls Thursday to decide whether to end their country’s 307-year-old union with Britain and become an independent state. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171532&cid=22&fromval=1 Russia Masses 4,000 Troops in Crimea on Ukraine border: Kiev Kiev said on Thursday that Russia had massed around 4,000 troops stationed in annexed Crimea on the border with Ukraine. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171521&cid=22&fromval=1 Israeli Navy Fire Wounds Gaza Fisherman Israeli naval gunfire wounded a fisherman off the coast of Gaza on Thursday, a medical official said, in a new attack against the people of the besieged strip. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171510&cid=23&fromval=1 Snowden: NSA Passed Private, Unedited Communications of Americans with ‘Israel’ Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden accused the U.S. National Security Agency of routinely passing private, unedited communications of Americans to the Zionist entity http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171499&cid=56&fromval=1 House Approves Obama’s Anti-ISIL Strategy The House on Wednesday approved President Barack Obama’s plan to counter the growing threat of the Takfiri group operating in Iraq and Syria, ISIL. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171488&cid=18&fromval=1 Australia Launches Its Biggest Raid Sparked by ISIL Attack Fears Counterterrorism raids in Sydney on Thursday were sparked by security intelligence that the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant terrorist group was planning a random, violent attack in Australia http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171477&cid=24&fromval=1 Zarif: ISIL’s ‘Global Threat’ Won’t Be Eradicated by Aerial Bombardments Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Wednesday that the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorist group cannot be destroyed by Western bombing attacks http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171466&cid=19&fromval=1 ISIL Quits Some Syria Bases In Anticipation of US Airstrikes ISIL in a Syrian stronghold near Iraq have abandoned some bases and redeployed their forces and armor from other positions, with the US military poised to strike, activists said Wednesday. http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171455&cid=23&fromval=1 Damascus: Turkey Continues Misleading Propaganda against Syria The government of the Justice and Development Party in Turkey is continuing its misleading propaganda campaign against Syria, which includes false allegations about the use of chemical materials, Syria Foreign Ministry . http://www.almanar.com.lb/english/adetails.php?eid=171444&cid=23&fromval=1