Don't miss the inspiring speeches at The Jerusalem Post Conference
Hezbollah calls for calm after Syria kidnapping
ByREUTERS
May 22, 2012 19:56

BEIRUT - The leader of Lebanon's Shi'ite Hezbollah group called for calm on Tuesday after people blocked roads and burned tiers in southern Beirut in protest against the kidnapping of 13 Lebanese Shi'ites by rebels in neighboring Syria.

"Blocking roads or carrying out any act of violence or individual action will not help this case at all," Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in a statement broadcast by Lebanese TV stations.

from around the web
Share this article via
Related Content
Breaking news
March 30, 2017
Syrian opposition urges US leadership, sees contradictions

By REUTERS

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 13 - 30
    Beer Sheva
    14 - 23
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 24
    Jerusalem
    14 - 25
    Haifa
  • 18 - 32
    Elat
    15 - 29
    Tiberias