Latest News:  
Beijing   Shower    27 / 20   City Forecast


Hamas congratulates Libya on the success of popular uprising


08:35, August 25, 2011

DAMASCUS, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) -- The Damascus-based Islamic Hamas movement congratulated Wednesday the Libyan people on the success of popular uprising, saying it hopes the Palestinian question would as usual remain among the top priorities of the Libyan people.

Hamas expressed hopes that the Libyans could mass potentials to build up a modern society, where democracy, freedom, independent national decisions are prevailing and foreign intervention is rejected, said a statement obtained by Xinhua.

Earlier, the Libyan embassy in Damascus announced Monday its " absolute support" to the February 17 revolution, and it's joining of the National Transitional Council.

In a statement obtained by Xinhua, the embassy said "we pledge that the Libyan embassy in Damascus will continue to serve Libya's sons without exception and looks after their interests truthfully and sincerely."

Arab League (AL) Secretary General Nabil el-Arabi expressed his wishes on Monday that the Libyan NTC could succeed in leading the coming period and keeping peace for the Libyan people.

Several Arab and foreign countries have announced their recognition of the NTC on Monday, as opposition forces entered into the heart of Tripoli to search for the whereabouts of embattled leader Muammar Gaddafi.


Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name


Selections for you

  1. Moderate quake hits US east coast, no casualties

  2. HK to release stamp sheetlet

  3. Armored combat vehicles speedily board warship

  4. Debating is part of monastic life in Tibet

Most Popular


  1. US public is paying the price
  2. West lashing out when faced with uncertain future
  3. Death penalty may appeal, but law has higher call
  4. Stronger RMB does not mean unilateral revaluation
  5. NATO still important politically for Europe, US
  6. For love or property, law sheds a light
  7. Trickery in the name of philanthropy
  8. Tripoli under siege, but what comes next ?
  9. Government must meet public demand for openness
  10. 'Special Hong Kong' is wish of Chinese society

What's happening in China

Train girl may be disabled

  1. 'Best' Universiade comes to an end
  2. 'Public opinion didn't sway trial'
  3. Source of the Yellow River stops shrinking
  4. Stricter standards to be set for plants
  5. Chinese mark late leader's birthday

PD Online Data

  1. The She ethnic minority
  2. The Yao ethnic minority
  3. The Russian ethnic minority
  4. The Oroqen ethnic minority
  5. The Li ethnic minority