Hezbollah leader says Saudi Arabia has declared war on Lebanon
Friday, 10 November 2017 () Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah has accused Saudi Arabia of detaining and forcing the resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, saying the accusations amount to a declaration of war. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson strongly backs Lebanon's independence, says there is no evidence of Hariri's detainment.
Targeting a series of accusations against Saudi Arabia, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah on Friday (10 November) said the kingdom has "declared war" against them and the whole of Lebanon. The leader of the Shia Islamist political party based in Lebanon cited the alleged house arrest of Lebanese...
The drums of war are beating at a deafening pace: with Saudi Arabia ordering its citizens to immediately leave Lebanon on Thursday, just a few hours later Kuwait... Zero Hedge - MarketsAlso reported by •NPR •Sify
Analysts say that a war in the region is unlikely, but the escalation of tensions in a bewildering crisis involving the two Arab nations raises the risk. NYTimes.com - Middle EastAlso reported by •NPR •Sify •Deutsche Welle •Wall Street Journal