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Lebanese security forces, protesters...

Lebanese security forces, protesters...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Sunday's confrontation broke out near parliament a day after more than 370 people were wounded, the...

Hundreds hurt as Lebanon protests turn...

Hundreds hurt as Lebanon protests turn...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Sunday morning, the streets were mostly empty as rain fell on the centre of Beirut, with police cars...

Lebanon protests turn violent for second...

Lebanon protests turn violent for second...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 16 2020

Police dispersed the protests with batons and tear gas

Hundreds protest in Lebanon as crisis...

Hundreds protest in Lebanon as crisis...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 12 2020

The movement has been fuelled by a crippling economic crisis, the worst since Lebanon's 1975-1990...

Ex-Nissan boss now in Lebanon, blasts...

Ex-Nissan boss now in Lebanon, blasts...

World

Tue, Dec 31 2019

It is not clear how Ghosn managed to leave Japan, where he was out on bail and was banned from exiting...

Protest-hit Lebanon postpones talks...

Protest-hit Lebanon postpones talks...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 16 2019

Hariri's office said the deferral came to avoid 'a nomination without any major Christian bloc...

Protesters see 'real independence' coming...

Protesters see 'real independence' coming...

World

Fri, Nov 22 2019

A man carried his child on his shoulders, while a another woman joined in the rhythm, using a spoon and...

Lebanon protesters angered by PM...

Lebanon protesters angered by PM...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 15 2019

According to senior officials speaking on condition of anonymity and Lebanese press reports, key political...

Lebanese banks, schools shut as protesters...

Lebanese banks, schools shut as protesters...

World

Tue, Nov 12 2019

The government stepped down on October 29 but it remains in a caretaker capacity as no overt efforts...

Lebanon protests rage on as politicians...

Lebanon protests rage on as politicians...

World

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Nationwide cross-sectarian rallies have gripped Lebanon since October 17, demanding a complete overhaul...

Hariri ready to be Lebanese PM again,...

Hariri ready to be Lebanese PM again,...

World

Wed, Oct 30 2019

Hariri resigned after nearly two weeks of massive protests against the political elite, accused by demonstrators...

PM Hariri to resign as Lebanon crisis...

PM Hariri to resign as Lebanon crisis...

Middle East

Tue, Oct 29 2019

Lebanon has been paralyzed by the unprecedented wave of protests against the rampant corruption of the...

Lebanon's Aoun invites protesters to...

Lebanon's Aoun invites protesters to...

Middle East

Fri, Oct 25 2019

The country's banking association said banks would remain closed Friday for a seventh day due to...

Baby Shark song used to soothe toddler...

Baby Shark song used to soothe toddler...

Around the Web

Wed, Oct 23 2019

Protesters in Lebanon are angry about the state of the economy, corruption and public services

Lebanon cabinet fast-tracks reforms...

Lebanon cabinet fast-tracks reforms...

Middle East

Mon, Oct 21 2019

Prime Minister Saad Hariri seemed aware that the measures he announced - which include a deal on the...

Protests around the world: Violent clashes...

Protests around the world: Violent clashes...

World

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Protests blazed in several countries across the world, with citizens unhappy for different reasons, as...

Hundreds gather in Lebanon for third...

Hundreds gather in Lebanon for third...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 19 2019

The Internal Security Forces said 70 protesters were arrested

Protests sweep Lebanon as fury at ruling...

Protests sweep Lebanon as fury at ruling...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Addressing protesters, Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri blamed his rivals in government for obstructing...

Infographic: Iran tanker sought by U.S....

Infographic: Iran tanker sought by U.S....

Middle East

Mon, Sep 2 2019

An Iranian oil tanker pursued by the U.S. that has been travelling across the Mediterranean Sea is now...

Escalation ends, but Israel-Hezbollah...

Escalation ends, but Israel-Hezbollah...

Middle East

Mon, Sep 2 2019

Sunday's incident - which caused no casualties - followed a week of rising tensions that included...

Lebanon's Hezbollah vows to confront...

Lebanon's Hezbollah vows to confront...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 1 2019

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of the heavily armed Shia movement, said it was unlikely Washington...