Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of Iran-backed Hezbollah, said there should be no political escalation in response to Hariri's declaration on Saturday, which was made from Saudi Arabia and came as surprise even to his aides. The UNIFIL mandate was extended in September 2017, a step that the UN chief welcomed and expressed confidence that it will have a role in supporting a peaceful political environment in Lebanon.
Saudi King Salman met former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television reported on Monday, without providing details.
- Yemeni rebels fired a missile targeting the international airport in the Saudi capital of Riyadh, and Saudi Arabia accusedIran of supplying the missile, saying that could be "considered an act of war".
The Houthis' missile launch increased tensions, and Saudi Arabia responded by intensifying its blockade of Yemen, raising fears an already dire humanitarian situation will get worse. But it has succeeded in killing thousands of innocent people, displacing millions, and helping Tehran position itself as the defender of the oppressed in the Middle East.
All three of these developments will have seismic implications, not just on Saudi Arabia, but on the region and beyond.
The prime minister must be a Sunni in Lebanon's sectarian system.
Still, the kingdom is trying to hold influence in the mainly Sunni areas that remain out of Assad's hands.
Nasrallah said he would not comment on accusations levelled against Hezbollah by Hariri, describing his resignation announcement as a Saudi statement.
- Saudi Arabia seems to have acted to wreck Lebanon's government that includes Iran's powerful ally, Hezbollah.
Earlier in the day, Lebanese President Michel Aoun called for cooperation among all Lebanese forces following Hariri's resignation, in order to reinforce stability.
Born in Saudi Arabia, Hariri was running the family's vast Oger construction firm in the kingdom when his father was assassinated in February 2005.
As the clock inched to midnight another bombshell was dropped; this time by the Saudis: A royal decree ordering the arrest of several princes, billionaires, and notable figures, as well as the sacking of senior government officials. Israel is not interested in escalation in the near future, and the same is true of Hezbollah.
In the extended UNIFIL mandate, the Security Council renewed the mission with new instructions for more patrols with Lebanese forces and detailed reports when peacekeepers run into roadblocks in Hezbollah's strongholds in southern Lebanon. "If the Saudis are right and it limits Hezbollah and Iran, Israel will gain".
Army pain management specialist and graduated from the College of Osteopathic Medicine in Des Moines in 1984. The statement said Paul was "blindsided" by the assault but she did not provide further details.
Gigi hit headlines earlier this year when she posed in a heavily-beaded hijab for the front cover of Vogue Arabia . Lyft did not respond to Business Insider's request for comment about whether Loomer was banned from its platform.
He was solid last season, finishing the year with 63 catches for 941 yards, and he was on a similar pace this season. Carolina, at 5-3, is a surprising trade-deadline seller, and linebacker Thomas Davis didn't seem thrilled.
Just because you have to eat your vegetables this holiday season doesn't mean you have to eat them plain. Flavour Gallery is now accepting pre-orders for the ranch kegs , which officially go on sale December 11.
Millions of Netflix users are now being targeted by an updated version of a scam that has been doing the rounds since past year . The well-designed, individualized fake email convinces customers to update their account information to avoid suspension.
The iPhone X arrived with many firsts including a bezel-less OLED display and a FaceID that replaces the good old TouchID. Production problems and supply constraints with its OLED panels mean they'll be limited to the iPhone through 2018.
If he is charged, Mr Flynn would be the fourth person to face prosecution as part of Mr Mueller's investigation. Mueller's team plans to meet with more witnesses in the coming days to extract more information about Flynn.
The company is also set to sell the HomePod, a Siri-powered speaker to answer both Amazon's Echo line and Google's Home speakers. Cook said he was encouraged by Apple's ability so far to ramp up production of the iPhone X , given its new features.
Trump and a desire to work together toward devising better solutions in response to the vast range of current global problems". Paul Manafort, the indicted former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump , says he's worth $28 million.
Earlier on Wednesday, fourth seed Alexander Zverev was dumped out by Dutchman Robin Haase in a 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 second-round defeat. The 21-year-old Chung put up a courageous fight at the Bercy Arena, but a fired-up Nadal proved too hot to handle.
Wal-Mart gears up to compete on Black Friday
Several years after retailers started opening their doors on Thanksgiving day, the idea remains controversial. Retailers are trying to strike a balance between online and in-store deals as shoppers use both.
Apple AR Headset Running 'rOS' Rumored for 2019 Launch
Sources speaking with Bloomberg say Apple's hardware and software AR projects are being developed under the codename "T288". Apple's rumored AR headset might be ready by 2019 and could be released to consumers as soon as 2020.
PlayStation trophies can now earn PSN credit in America
With all that said, there's no timetable as to when Xbox would begin to implement a feature like this or even if they will. Silver, Gold and Platinum trophies will all get you points for credit while Bronze trophies aren't included in the program.
Ousted Catalan leader surrenders to police
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Deshaun Watson named AFC Offensive Player of the Month
That performance helped make him become the first rookie quarterback to ever win AFC Offensive Player of the Month honour. Watching anyone go down with a season-ending injury is brutal, but watching Watson get sidelined really stings.
Starbucks' new holiday cups are DIY-style
Starbucks' holiday cups returned to stores on Wednesday, November 1 - and for the first time ever, they aren't red . With all of the empty space, you can DIY the hell out of the cup and make your own adorable creation.