Scud Missiles to Hezbollah Raising Mideast Tensions

A Scud missile crisis is causing diplomatic tensions in the Middle East, already wracked by threats of war. Israeli and Arab press reports today spoke of mounting tension between Israel and Syria over a reported shipment of long range Scud missiles to the militant Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah. The reports first surfaced in the Kuwaiti daily Al Rai, which said the U.S. administration has delayed the appointment of its new ambassador to Damascus in response to the weapons' shipment. It also...Full Story
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