• Monday, Oct 18, 2021
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Lebanon's PM says government not keen...

'Lebanese govt won't interfere in...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 16 2021

This comes following a meeting with the justice minister and the head of the higher judicial council...

Lebanon's new government lineup

Lebanon's new government lineup

Middle East

Sat, Sep 11 2021

The cabinet could be short-lived as one of its declared main tasks will be to organize elections that...

Lebanon cabinet formed after 13-month...

Lebanon cabinet formed after 13-month...

Middle East

Fri, Sep 10 2021

The announcement, came after months horse trading between Lebanon's main political factions

18 Bangladeshi migrants return from...

18 Bangladeshi migrants return from...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Sep 3 2021

IOM, in close coordination with governments of Bangladesh and Lebanon, facilitated their return

Lebanese security chief warns crisis...

Lebanon crisis likely to drag on

World

Fri, Aug 27 2021

A financial crisis has gripped Lebanon for two years and plumbed new depths this month as supplies of...

Lebanon President hopes for new government...

Lebanon President hopes for new government...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 16 2021

After meeting Aoun, Prime Minister-designate Najib Mikati said it was still possible for a government...

At least 28 killed in Lebanon fuel tank...

22 dead in Lebanon fuel tank...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 15 2021

Lebanon is suffering from a severe fuel shortage, leading to long lines at gas stations and extended...

Israel strikes Lebanon rocket launch...

Israeli air strikes in Lebanon

Middle East

Thu, Aug 5 2021

The border incidents occurred after a suspected drone attack last Thursday on a tanker off the coast...

Lebanese protest impunity one year on...

Lebanese protest impunity one year on...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 4 2021

On August 4, 2020, one of the world's biggest-ever, non-nuclear explosions destroy much of Beirut's...

Two rockets strike Israel from...

Two rockets strike Israel from...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 4 2021

Sirens warning of a rocket attack sounded in several Israeli communities

Lebanon timeline: One year since Beirut...

Lebanon timeline: One year since Beirut...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 3 2021

On August 4, 2020, one of the world's biggest-ever, non-nuclear explosions destroy much of Beirut's...

Lebanese lawmakers pick Najib Mikati...

Lebanese lawmakers pick Najib Mikati...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Mikati, who has been prime minister twice before, received 72 votes out of a total of 118 members of...

Unicef: Over 71% of Lebanon's population...

Unicef: Over 71% of Lebanon's population...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 24 2021

The financial crisis in the country has translated into severe shortages of basic goods such as fuel...

Lebanon in freefall as France announces...

Lebanon in freefall as France announces...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 16 2021

The country’s Prime Minister-designated Saad Hariri resigned from his position on Thursday after...

Lebanon’s Hariri steps down as...

Hariri steps down as PM-designate

Middle East

Thu, Jul 15 2021

Hariri had been nominated for the post in October 2020

EU warns Lebanon's leaders of sanctions...

EU warns Lebanon's leaders of sanctions...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 19 2021

More than half the population of Lebanon are living in poverty and struggling with rampant inflation,...

World Bank: Lebanon crisis among world's...

World Bank: Lebanon crisis among world's...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 1 2021

The Lebanese currency has lost around 85% of its value

All eyes on Hezbollah as tensions rise...

All eyes on Hezbollah as tensions rise...

Middle East

Wed, May 19 2021

Hezbollah, founded in 1980s to fight Israeli occupation in southern Lebanon designated as terrorist group...

Israeli army fires artillery at Lebanon...

Israeli army fires artillery at...

Middle East

Tue, May 18 2021

A Lebanese military source said three rockets had been fired from Southern Lebanon towards Israel

Lebanon, Israel talks resume over maritime...

Lebanon, Israel talks resume over maritime...

Middle East

Tue, May 4 2021

Washington called the resumption of talks ‘a positive step towards a long-awaited...

Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese produce over...

Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese produce over...

Middle East

Sat, Apr 24 2021

The ban will take effect from Sunday