Press TV – Syria foils infiltration attempt by militants on Lebanese border
Syrian Army forces have driven back a group of militants who were attempting to enter the country from the Lebanese border.
The gunmen, who were riding cars and motorcycles, tried to enter the Syrian city of Talkalakh, located 150 kilometers (93 miles) northwest of Damascus, late on Sunday, but were repelled by Syrian government forces and forced to flee back into Lebanon, the SANA news agency reported.
syriascope.net – Yemeni Paper: Confiscated Ship in Yemen Carrying Weapons for Syrian Rebels
A Yemeni daily disclosed on Monday that the arms cargo confiscated off the country’s coasts was headed for the rebel groups in Syria, dismissing the western media allegations that the weapons cargo was sent to the Yemeni rebels by Iran.
Björn Blomberg – Gisslandramat i Algeriet får konsekvenser för rebellerna i Syrien
Saudiarabiens utrikesminister Saud al-Faisal som tidigare var en militant anhängare av de syriska rebellerna hävdar nu att Syrien behöver en fredlig förhandlingslösning. Bakom omsvängningen ligger växande motsättningar mellan flertalet Gulfstater och det Muslimska brödraskapet, vars framgångar i regionen hotar de styrande kungarnas och emirernas maktställning.
english.ruvr.ru – Syrian opposition ready for talks with Vice President al-Sharaa
‘Israel, al-Qaeda two sides of Syria crisis’, Eric Draister, the founder of stopimperialism.com, from New York, Kevin Barret, a founding member of muslim-Jewish-Christian Alliance from Tehran, and Richard Hellman, president of the Middle East research center, from Washington.
sana-syria.com – Terrorists Attack Power Station and High-Tension Power Line in al-Midan and al-Qaboun
An armed terrorist group attacked the Midan-2 high-tension electric power transfer station on Monday evening, causing significant damage to the station resulting in a blackout in some areas in Damascus and its countryside.