Beirut- Lebanon’s Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri vowed to form a government of specialists that will be named by key political
U.S.-mediated maritime border talks between Lebanon and Israel start in earnest on Wednesday, following a recent opening ceremony. Technically in a state of war and with no diplomatic relations, both countries claim some 860 square kilometer of the...
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BEIRUT (Sputnik) – An airstrike conducted by the Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib has killed more than 40 terrorists and injured at least 60 others, Syria’s Al Watan newspaper reported on Monday, citing health...
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The French capital-controls mandate for Lebanon should be pronounced dead upon arrival.
Washington, DC A bipartisan group of lawmakers is urging the Trump administration to ensure that continued assistance is provided to the
BEIRUT – Top Lebanese security official Major-General Abbas Ibrahim returned to Beirut from the United States on Friday where he
WASHINGTON – Business as usual in Lebanon is unacceptable and any new government must be committed to – and capable
Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun has asked former Prime Minister Saad Hariri to form the country’s next government after he secured enough votes from lawmakers
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Lebanon's fractured politics is a blessing and a curse for the country.
The devastating and fatal industrial explosion in Beirut in August coupled with an imploding economy renewed questions about...
Israel is readying itself for a war with Hezbollah, reports suggest, citing the Jewish state's chief of staff as saying that his military will be holding drills in the upcoming weeks, despite the raging COVID-19, which has already claimed the lives...
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A year ago, hundreds of thousands of Lebanese took to the streets protesting taxes and a rapidly deteriorating economy. A spontaneous and hopeful nationwide movement was born, denouncing an entire political establishment that had for decades pushed...
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CAIRO (Sputnik) - Police in Lebanon’s capital Beirut on Saturday used tear gas against protesters who were marking the one-year anniversary of the uprising in the country, media reported.
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People in Lebanon have faced a massive currency devaluation and deteriorating economy over the past few years. These factors later prompted mass demonstrations in October 2019 and the subsequent resignation of the cabinet.
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