"US TO ADD LEBANESE GROUP TO TERRORISM BLACKLIST," AP, August 11, 2007 (as reported by Fox News affiliates, see: http://www.fox12news.com/Global/story.asp?S=6918764)
"WASHINGTON (AP) - The Bush administration has added an Islamist group blamed for major fighting at a Lebanese refuge camp to its list of 'international terrorist' organizations.
"Lebanese Army Commander Gen. Michel Suleiman on Monday DENIED CHARGEST THAT FATAH AL-ISLAM TERRORISTS ARE LINKED TO SYRIA OR FACTIONS REPRESSENTED IN THE LEBANESE GOVERNMENT.
"Fatah al-Islam, Suleiman said, 'is NOT SPONSORED BY SYRIAN INTELLIGENCE, nor it is backed by Lebanese government circles. It is a branch for al-Qaida which had been planning to use Lebanon and Palestinian camps as safe haven to launch its operations in Lebanon and abroad.'