The airport is being shelled yet again! The Damascus-Beirut International Highway is being shelled. More back and forth rockets across the border, with an increasing number of civilian casualties on both sides. An Israeli Minister has vowed to civilians in northern Israel to have Beirut burnt! Hizbullah just released a statement threatening Israel. Beirut’s southern suburbs are being bombed. Israeli Navy ships can be seen from Beirut’s airport. The main artery that connects Beirut to the South is a highway that pass underneath the airport runways that were just destroyed. Israeli fighter jets have just bombed the town of Bouday in the Baalbek Valley. The Israeli Navy has just initiated a maritime blockade on Lebanon to complement the aerial blockade. Hizbullah fired Katyusha rockets on Naharia north of Israel. Al-Manar TV, Hizbullah run TV station, was hit by Israeli warplanes. Israeli warplanes destroy Al-Awwali bridge next to Saida. Hizbullah hit northern Israel with rockets. The Zahrani power station actually was just hit. Tele Liban, Lebanon’s official state television channel, is currently running a live cooking show. Lebanese government held a meeting, but could not agree on a unified position. They Hit the Airport! The Damour Bridge (just south of Beirut) has just been destroyed.
What a miserable world we live in.
I am honestly in loss for words. What is there left to say? What is there to do? What is there left to try?
Check out what various bloggers from all around our quite miserable Arab world have to say on a toot round-up I did earlier. It’s interesting reading the different reactions.
Ahhh ya Lobnan! 2albna ma3kom.