"And I have found both freedom and safety in my madness, the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us. But let me not be too proud of my safety. Even a Thief in a jail is safe from another thief. "
Khalil Gibran (How I Became a Madman)
Lübnan Marunîleri / Yasin Atlıoğlu
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Thursday, August 14, 2014
Nasrallah warns Jumblatt of ISIS threat- The Daily Star
The Islamic State ofIraq and Syria poses an existential threat to all minorities in the region, including in Lebanon, Hezbollah head Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah emphasized to Druze leader Walid Jumblatt during their first meeting in three years.
Nasrallah made clear his party’s position regarding this worrying state of affairs in his discussion with Jumblatt, which was quoted at length by a Hezbollah official, who spoke on condition of anonymity.
Jumblatt was eager to talk about the danger posed by ISIS in Iraq and Syria, speaking of the “heinous genocide and massacres” it carried out. Nasrallah responded with a lengthy explanation of the party’s thinking and actions, and the implications of regional developments for Lebanon.