Rival political parties clash at Lebanese university

Students at the American University of Beirut clashed on Monday after supporters of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party (SSNP) disrupted a Kata'eb memorial ceremony...

Lebanese authorities seize 4.5 kg of cocaine at Beirut airport

The Lebanese Finance Ministry issued a statement on Monday that confirmed the seizure of 4.5 kg of cocaine from a bag carried by a...
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Saudi-backed “Future Movement” accuses Hezbollah of blocking presidential elections

The Saudi-backed "Future Movement Party" accused Hezbollah and the Free Patriotic Movement (FPM) on Sunday of blocking the Lebanese presidential elections. Minister of Parliament, Mohammad...

Hezbollah ambushes Nusra convoy near Lebanese border

Hezbollah carried out a successful ambush on Sunday after they caught a large Jabhat Al-Nusra (Syrian Al-Qaeda group) convoy attempting to make their way...
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Thousands flood Beirut to commemorate the 1915 Armenian Genocide

The three Lebanese-Armenian political parties, Tashnag, Hunchak, and Ramgavar, held a large ceremony on Sunday to commemorate the 101st anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Throngs...

Hezbollah poses “unprecedented” threats to Israel: top commander

A top Israeli military leader warned that Hezbollah had developed capabilities that present "unprecedented" threats to Israel. Major General Yair Golan, Israel's deputy chief of...
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Lebanese Army thwarts ISIL’s attack in Ras Ba’albak

On Saturday, the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) launched a powerful assault on the Lebanese Army's defenses at the Ba'abak Highlights in...

France’s Hollande, in Beirut, vows to boost Lebanon military aid

President Francois Hollande said on Saturday that France would provide immediate additional military aid to Lebanon, and urged politicians to end a long-running crisis...
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Iraq, Tunisia reject denouncing Hezbollah at Istanbul Summit

Spokesman of the Iraqi foreign ministry Ahmad Jamal announced in a statement that Iraq expressed strong reservations about the item that denounces Hezbollah as...

Breaking: Lebanese Army arrests defected Syrian pilot

Around noon today, the Lebanese Security Forces detained a former (now defected) pilot of the Syrian Arab Air Force, Lieutenant Colonel Hassan Khaled al-Haloush,...
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