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.