Recent News Headlines : Lebanon - Lebanon

AIRLINES HALT IRBIL FLIGHTS AMID ANGER OVER INDEPENDENCE VOTE FOR IRAQ'S KURDS


Several regional airlines are moving to halt flights to Irbil in Iraq's Kurdish region... READ MORE

27th September, 2017 0

AS SYRIAN WAR WINDS DOWN, ISRAEL SETS SIGHTS ON HEZBOLLAH


Israeli forces on Tuesday shot down what Israel said was a Hezbollah surveillance drone that veered too close to the Syrian border with Israel... READ MORE

20th September, 2017 11

MISRATA ANTIQUE COLLECTOR EXHIBITS DECADES WORTH OF LIBYAN HERITAGE


Libya slipped into political turmoil after the NATO-backed uprising that toppled long-time leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011... READ MORE

19th September, 2017 21

MILLIONS OF WESTERN DOLLARS MEANT TO SAVE 'LOST GENERATION' OF SYRIANS VANISHED - HRW


As of the 2016-2017 school year, over 530,000 Syrian children have not been able to attend classes... READ MORE

16th September, 2017 480

RUSSIA FIRES CRUISE MISSILES AT 1 OF REMAINING ISIS STRONGHOLDS IN SYRIA


The Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air cover, last week broke a three-year siege around the city on the Euphrates river... READ MORE

14th September, 2017 462

'MILLIONS OF DOLLARS MISSING' IN SCHOOL AID FOR SYRIANS


Funding gaps prevented 500,000 Syrian children in Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey from attending school in 2016, HRW says... READ MORE

14th September, 2017 1454

OUTRAGED NEW HAMPSHIRE TOWN HOLDS RALLY FOR BIRACIAL BOY NEARLY HANGED BY TEENAGERS


Claremont police Chief Mark Chase said his department was investigating a serious incident involving juveniles in which an 8-year-old was hurt but declined to provide details... READ MORE

13th September, 2017 6307

ISRAEL IS COURTING SYRIAN 'HEARTS AND MINDS' TO KEEP HEZBOLLAH AWAY


And pitch dark when the sick Syrian children and their mothers begin to cross into -Israel... READ MORE

12th September, 2017 1217

FRENCH-LEBANESE DIRECTOR FACES MILITARY TRIBUNAL OVER FILM


The film was banned in Lebanon in 2013 after it was released, because the director filmed it partly in Israel and used some Israeli actors... READ MORE

11th September, 2017 0

U.S.-LED SURVEILLANCE AIRCRAFT LEAVE AREA NEAR ISLAMIC STATE CONVOY IN SYRIA


U.S.-led surveillance aircraft leave area near Islamic State convoy in Syria... READ MORE

8th September, 2017 307

ISRAEL REPORTED TO HAVE BOMBED SYRIAN CHEMICAL WEAPONS FACILITY


Israeli jets have reportedly bombed a Syrian government facility in north-west of the country believed to be associated with Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapons programme... READ MORE

8th September, 2017 3415

ISRAELI JETS STRIKE MILITARY FACILITY IN HAMA


Israeli fighter jets have struck a military facility in western Syria, killing two people, according to a Syrian commander quoted by the state-run news agency SANA... READ MORE

7th September, 2017 2650

SYRIAN FORCES POISED TO PUNCH THROUGH, END SIEGE IN DEIR AL-ZOR, LIBERATE 93,000 CIVILIANS


Islamic State fighters stepped up efforts this year to seize the enclave before the army could arrive... READ MORE

4th September, 2017 1

DEIR AZ ZOR: SYRIAN ARMY 'CLOSE TO BREAKING' ISIL SIEGE


Mohamed Ibrahim al-Samra, Deir Az Zor's provincial governor told Syria's state news agency Sana that besieged residents were celebrating as pro-government forces approached... READ MORE

4th September, 2017 1496

HEZBOLLAH ACCUSES THE U.S. OF PUTTING LIVES AT STAKE BY HOUNDING ISIS CONVOY


It has also been criticized in Lebanon, where opinion is polarized over Hezbollah's increasingly assertive role in directing the policies of the state... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 450

BULK OF ISIL CONVOY LEAVES SYRIA'S GOVERNMENT-HELD AREA


Eleven buses carrying ISIL fighters and their families head for Deir Az Zor province after deal with Syrian government... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 1427

SYRIA ARMY GAINS IN ISIL'S LAST CENTRAL STRONGHOLD


Britain-based Observatory says Syrian army has taken other villages in the area, aided by Russian helicopters... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 69

LATEST TALKS SEE US YIELD TO RUSSIA OVER SOUTHERN SYRIA


Southern Syria is a sensitive topic for all players in the Syrian conflict, in part because it impacts directly on Israeli national security... READ MORE

2nd September, 2017 45

UN CHIEF BACKS MAJ GEN MIKE BEARY IN LEBANON PEACEKEEPING MISSION


Unifil reports almost daily breaches of UN resolution 1701, passed after the 2006 war in south Lebanon and Israel... READ MORE

1st September, 2017 9

ISLAMIC STATE CONVOY REMAINS STUCK IN SYRIA


The convoy includes 308 lightly armed ISIS fighters with 330 of their relatives in 17 buses... READ MORE

1st September, 2017 2696

ISLAMIC STATE EVACUATION CONVOY WILL CROSS TO DEIR AL-ZOR


A convoy of Islamic State fighters and their families begins to depart from the Lebanon-Syria border zone in Qalamoun, Syria August 28, 2017... READ MORE

31st August, 2017 276

US-LED AIR STRIKES BLOCK ISIL EVACUATION DEAL


The evacuation deal, brokered by Lebanon's Hezbollah and the Syrian army, sparked a furious reaction from Iraq and the United States... READ MORE

31st August, 2017 1813

US-LED AIRSTRIKES BLOCK IS EVACUEES FROM REACHING EASTERN SYRIA


The US-led coalition carried out airstrikes Wednesday to block Islamic State IS fighters evacuated from Lebanon from reaching eastern Syria, local media reported... READ MORE

31st August, 2017 0

LEBANON FINDS SOLDIERS' BODIES AFTER RETAKING ISLAMIC STATE-HELD AREA


The Lebanese army launched an offensive this month which ended with Islamic State militants leaving their last foothold along the border on Sunday... READ MORE

30th August, 2017 61

ISLAMIC STATE CONVOY REACHES EAST SYRIA AFTER CEASEFIRE


Having ousted Islamic State, the Lebanese army on Tuesday deployed across the area, planting its flag near the border, footage on Hezbollah's al-Manar TV showed... READ MORE

29th August, 2017 215

ISLAMIC STATE CONVOY REACHES EAST SYRIA AFTER CEASEFIRE


Having ousted Islamic State, the Lebanese army on Tuesday deployed across the area, planting its flag near the border, footage on Hezbollah's al-Manar TV showed... READ MORE

29th August, 2017 215

VICTIM'S DAUGHTER TESTIFIES AT LEBANON ASSASSINATION TRIAL ABOUT FRANTIC HUNT FOR FATHER


The suspects are members of the Hezbollah militant group, which denies involvement in former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri's assassination... READ MORE

29th August, 2017 0

IRAN BUILDING MISSILE SITES IN SYRIA


Israeli PM makes claims Tehran is setting up sites to produce missiles with the aim of deploying them against Israel... READ MORE

29th August, 2017 4320

SYRIA'S WAR CREATED MILLIONS OF REFUGEES. SOME MIGHT BE FORCED TO RETURN HOME.


In Jordan, hundreds of Syrian refugees are being deported across the border monthly with little warning and no recourse... READ MORE

28th August, 2017 818

CEASEFIRE HALTS SYRIA-LEBANON BORDER FIGHT AGAINST ISIS


A Syrian military official told SANA that removal of ISIS militants to Deir el-Zour negotiated by Hezbollah has been approved... READ MORE

28th August, 2017 83

Trending News Headlines : Lebanon

ONE BY ONE MARRY-YOUR-RAPIST LAWS ARE FALLING IN THE MIDDLE EAST


But the executive branch balked, saying the marriage loophole should be revoked only in rape cases involving multiple perpetrators... READ MORE

22nd July, 2017 18424

LEBANON CALLS FOR BAN OF WONDER WOMAN 2017 MOVIE


Lebanon's economy ministry says it has asked the country's security agency to ban the 2017 Wonder Woman movie because its lead actress, Gal Gadot, is an Israeli... READ MORE

30th May, 2017 14985

LEBANON BANS WONDER WOMAN FILM OVER ISRAELI ACTRESS


Economy ministry says it seeks to ban the latest Wonder Woman film, because its lead actress is an Israeli... READ MORE

31st May, 2017 14376

AL-AQSA: UN SLAMS ISRAEL KILLINGS OF YOUNG PALESTINIANS


Israeli media reported that four Israeli police officers were injured during the protests after Palestinians threw rocks and flares at them... READ MORE

22nd July, 2017 13960

'$64 QUESTION: WHERE IS US EVIDENCE ASSAD BEHIND IDLIB CHEMICAL ATTACK?'


The Russian Foreign Ministry stressed that no probe into Syrian government involvement in the Idlib attack had been conducted yet... READ MORE

10th April, 2017 9237

'I STOOD ON THOSE LESBOS BEACHES IN FLOODS OF TEARS'


In October 2015, photographer Giles Duley was commissioned by the UNHCR to document the refugee crisis... READ MORE

4th June, 2017 8867

HOW ONE MAN'S PAUSE BECAME A HAUNTING SYMBOL OF ALEPPO'S DESTRUCTION


Mohammed Mohiedin Anis, 70, smokes his pipe as he sits in his destroyed bedroom listening to music in Aleppo... READ MORE

15th March, 2017 7054

SYRIA'S ONGOING CRISIS: HOW YOU CAN HELP


Follow the links to find out more about how you can help people in Syria... READ MORE

7th April, 2017 5234

ASSAD ALLIES SAY U.S. ATTACK ON SYRIA AIR BASE CROSSES 'RED LINES'


What America waged in an aggression on Syria is a crossing of red lines... READ MORE

10th April, 2017 5227

RUSSIA SUMMONED ISRAELI AMBASSADOR OVER AIRSTRIKES NEAR PALMYRA


Next time, if the Syrian aerial defense apparatus acts against our planes, we will destroy it, Avigdor Lieberman told Israeli Public Radio on Sunday... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 5193

ASSAD ALLIES VOW REPRISALS AGAINST AGGRESSION ON SYRIA


Russia, Iran and Lebanon's Hezbollah vow to react to any future 'aggressions against Syria', whoever carries them out... READ MORE

9th April, 2017 4593

BEYOND RAQQA AN EVEN BIGGER BATTLE IN SYRIA LOOMS


That, Mr. Wazne said, puts the United States at loggerheads with the pro-government alliance in Syria, especially Hezbollah and Iran... READ MORE

10th June, 2017 4203

LEBANESE ARMY BEGINS OFFENSIVE AGAINST ISIL ON BORDER


READ MORE Arsal Hezbollah, Jabhat Fateh al-Sham agree ceasefire The Lebanese army says it is not coordinating with the Syrian army in its military operations... READ MORE

19th August, 2017 4098

DOZENS KILLED AS BLAST STRIKES BUSES CARRYING EVACUATED SYRIANS


Dozens Killed as Blast Strikes Convoy Carrying Evacuated Syrians... READ MORE

16th April, 2017 4024

LEBANON SCRAPS CONTROVERSIAL RAPE LAW AFTER CAMPAIGN


READ MORE Morocco repeals 'rape marriage law' Human Rights Watch welcomed the move by Lebanon's parliament but said more should be done to ensure women's rights... READ MORE

17th August, 2017 3931

PRO-ASSAD ALLIANCE THREATENS TO HIT U.S. POSITIONS IN SYRIA


Later, at a separate location in the de-confliction zone, the coalition observed a large Syrian pro-regime force enter the de-confliction zone, the coalition added... READ MORE

7th June, 2017 3462

SYRIAN REFUGEES IN LEBANON STRUGGLE FOR SPACE TO BURY CHILDREN


One such town is Omariyah, which houses 15,000 Syrian refugees to 7,000 Lebanese, and where half of the local cemetery is occupied by dead Syrians... READ MORE

30th March, 2017 3068

LEBANON REPEALS LAW THAT ALLOWED RAPISTS TO ESCAPE JUSTICE BY MARRYING VICTIM


At the same time in Lebanon there are several long overdue women's rights developments that we still have to tackle... READ MORE

17th August, 2017 2958

WE NEED TO STOP ASKING WOMEN WHETHER THEY PLAN TO HAVE A BABY


Yes, there are ways to have a child without a partner, and she might or might not have considered them... READ MORE

24th August, 2017 2594

ISRAEL STRIKES ARMS DEPOT NEAR SYRIAN CAPITAL'S AIRPORT


The prime minister has said that whenever we receive intelligence that indicated an intention to transfer advanced weapons to Hezbollah, we will act... READ MORE

27th April, 2017 1927

LEBANON, SYRIA DECLARE CEASEFIRES IN FIGHT AGAINST ISIL


Lebanon's army has announced a ceasefire in its offensive against ISIL fighters at the country's northeast border with Syria... READ MORE

27th August, 2017 1890

HEZBOLLAH MAKES GAINS IN SYRIA-LEBANON BORDER ASSAULT


It is now known as Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and controls the barren zone of Juroud Arsal in the Qalamoun Mountains... READ MORE

22nd July, 2017 1800

'US BLOCK RUSSIAN ARMS SUPPLIES TO LEBANON, WHILE NOT HELPING TO FIGHT TERRORISM ENOUGH' - FORMER MP


Hezbollah said it was ready to hand over the territory reclaimed from the militants to the Lebanese army if asked to do so... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 1615

DONALD TRUMP GOT ASKED ABOUT HIS POSITION ON HEZBOLLAH. HIS ANSWER WASN'T REASSURING


Hezbollah was a menace from within to the Lebanese people and the region, Mr Trump added... READ MORE

26th July, 2017 1550

SYRIA BLAMES ISRAEL FOR ATTACK ON DAMASCUS AIRPORT


The Lebanese news channel Al Mayadeen reported that Israeli missiles had passed over the Golan Heights, and that Israeli jets had not entered Syrian airspace... READ MORE

28th April, 2017 1469

HEZBOLLAH'S ROLE IN SYRIA AND ISRAEL'S DILEMMA


Hezbollah's role in Syria and Israel's dilemma -- RT Op-Edge... READ MORE

2nd April, 2017 1382

FM CALLS FOR MORE EFFORTS TO SOLVE REFUGEE CRISIS IN MIDEAST


Wang made the remarks at a press conference after meeting with his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil in Beirut during an one-day visit to Lebanon... READ MORE

25th June, 2017 1337

SAUDI SECURITY FORCES FLATTEN OLD QUARTER OF AWAMIYA


Among them was a three-year-old boy, who died on Wednesday after having been shot in his family's car by an armoured vehicle in Awamiya in June... READ MORE

10th August, 2017 1239

RAMADAN MOON SIGHTING CONTINUES ON FRIDAY


Scientifically, Ramadan's new moon should be visible on Friday evening, confirming Saturday as the first day of fasting... READ MORE

26th May, 2017 1192

LEBANON FINDS SUSPECTED REMAINS OF ISIL-HELD SOLDIERS


We are expecting the number to go up to eight, he told reporters gathered in Lebanon's capital, Beirut... READ MORE

27th August, 2017 1144


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