Syria milks it

Syria orders arrests in Hariri case - Al Jazeera English:

Syria has issued arrest warrants for more than 30 people accused of misleading an investigation into the assassination of Lebanon's former prime minister, according to a Syrian lawyer.

One of the people on the list is Detlev Mehlis.

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region, www.arabist.net.

Asia Times Online :: Finger-pointing riles Hezbollah

Asia Times Online :: Finger-pointing riles Hezbollah
Sami Moubayed debunks Der Spiegel's accusation that Hizbullah is behind Hariri murder. Even if Moubayed is a defender of Syria and its allies, he makes some good points here, notably the ludicrous claim that Nasrallah wanted Hariri dead because he was getting too popular. What is this, grade school? Yet an interesting question is still not addressed, namely, to what extents were there rogue operations in Hizbullah, if at all?
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Breakthrough in Tribunal Investigation: New Evidence Points to Hezbollah in Hariri Murder - SPIEGEL ONLINE - News - International

Breakthrough in Tribunal Investigation: New Evidence Points to Hezbollah in Hariri Murder - SPIEGEL ONLINE - News - International
Wow: "Intensive investigations in Lebanon are all pointing to a new conclusion: that it was not the Syrians, but instead special forces of the Lebanese Shiite organization Hezbollah ("Party of God") that planned and executed the diabolical attack." Treat with caution...
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