9 days ago
Sectarian clashes in north Lebanon have intensified since Hezbollah said last month it would side with Syria's President Bashar Assad until he defeats the rebels who seek his removal.
13 days ago
They've all left, a pattern that's been repeated across Syria and mirrors the demographic changes that war brought to its neighbors, Iraq and Lebanon, in past years.
16 days ago
Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah has linked his militia's fate to the survival of Assad's regime, but pledged in a televised speech last month that he would keep the battle out of Lebanon.
20 days ago
The bloodshed has raised fears that the Syrian violence spilling over into Lebanon will re-ignite the sectarian war that devastated the country before it ended in 1990.
26 days ago
Deadly sectarian street fighting has erupted on several occasions, mostly in Tripoli, Lebanon's largest city and a hotbed for Sunni Islamists.
92 days ago
Lebanon's National News Agency says Israeli warplanes dropped flares on Monday over the Mediterranean Sea, just off the coast near the southernmost town of Naqoura.
92 days ago
As news of the incidents spread, dozens of people took to the streets, blocking roads in the capital and in the predominantly Sunni cities of Sidon and Tripoli in southern and northern Lebanon.
98 days ago
Lebanon and Greece have identified the hostages killed by Islamic extremists in Nigeria, though two people remain unaccounted for out of the seven kidnapped.
98 days ago
Lebanese security officials say clashes between rival factions in Lebanon's largest Palestinian refugee camp have killed one person and injured at least 13.
122 days ago
"Speaking to hundreds of supporters via video link, Nasrallah warned Israel Saturday not to attack Lebanon, saying Hezbollah's response will be harsh.
123 days ago
Lebanon is a resource-poor nation and any finds could help it pay off what is one of the highest debt rates in the world.
124 days ago
Lebanon's population is divided between 18 sects, including Sunni and Shiite Muslims, Christians and Druze, and every community is sensitive to anything that could tip the balance of power.
124 days ago
Hezbollah-owned Al-Manar TV said Thursday the chairman of the Iranian Council for Reconstruction in Lebanon, Houssam Khosh Nweis, was killed Wednesday by "armed terrorist gangs."
126 days ago
An official Bulgarian report last week said investigators had "well-grounded reasons to suggest" that two of the suspected perpetrators belonged to Lebanon's militant group Hezbollah.
131 days ago
Nearly 100,000 Syrians have registered with U.N. refugee agency in Lebanon, although the registration does not grant them legal status in the country, meaning that they risk detention and...
134 days ago
Lebanese judicial officials say prosecutors have issued an arrest warrant for a top Syrian intelligence official for his alleged involvement in a bombing plot in Lebanon.
137 days ago
He said if civil marriage became legal in Lebanon, the church would follow the laws, but noted that other personal status issues like divorce and inheritance are also handled by religious...
138 days ago
Regional intelligence officials familiar with the assault said the target had been an arms convoy that was traveling toward Lebanon on the main highway linking Damascus with Beirut.
139 days ago
But they said Wednesday that Israel had been making plans in the days leading up to the airstrike to hit a shipment of weapons bound for the anti-Israel militant group Hezbollah in Lebanon.
154 days ago
While the majority of the Syrians in Lebanon have fled to areas dominated by the same sect as the one to which they belong, Hezbollah is indeed helping displaced Sunnis as well as Shiites.