NOWLebanon has the writeup on the release of the 4 Generals who spied for Syria and worked to implement its policies and dominion in Lebanon for almost 20 years, while the DailyStar covers news on the arrest of 1 General who worked with Israel for over 20 years ...
As the election nears, we at Blacksmiths of Lebanon have decided to put together a list of candidates to endorse. This list includes both registered candidates, and individuals who we would have voted for had they been running:
Nassib Lahoud Boutros Harb Charles Rizk Tarek Mitri Gebran Tueni (assassinated) Nayla Tueni Pierre Gemayel (assassinated) Fouad Sanioura Hussein el-Husseini Samir Geagea Saad Hariri Dory Chamoun Carlos Edde Ziad Baroud May Chidiac (assassination survivor)
These candidates were chosen based on their political conviction and performance over the last 4 years. This list is not closed, and our readers are more than welcome to nominate more in the comments section.
In commemoration of the Cedar Revolution's ousting of the Syrian occupation, a number of readers have written in to ask that a video previously featured on this blog, as part of a post, be re-posted. Below is that video: