Lebanon

October 8, 2014

The blast wounded two Israeli soldiers. (AFP/File)
07:22 GMT

Hezbollah claimed responsibility for planting a bomb near the south Lebanon border Tuesday.

October 7, 2014

October 6, 2014

The initial results for the 3-D survey were very encouraging, according to the British-based company Spectrum, which conducted the operation over 3,000 square meters off the southern Lebanese coast.
22:43 GMT

The U.S. Company NEOS Geo Solutions, which signed a contract with the ministry of energy in January, flew one of its planes equipped with sensors over the Bekaa Valley in clear weather.

Mourners carry the coffin of a Hezbollah fighter who was killed in Qalamun mountains following clashes with IS, September 23, 2014 (File/AFP)
09:26 GMT

Five fighters from the resistance group Hezbollah were killed following intense clashes with Nusra Front militants along Lebanon's eastern border.

October 5, 2014

Hezbollah allegedly captured five militants during the battle. (AFP/File)
18:23 GMT

Thirteen militants and two Hezbollah fighters were killed in fierce fighting near the Lebanese-Syrian border.

The Lebanese army is coordinating with the UN Interim Forces in Lebanon to investigate the incident. (AFP/File)
16:49 GMT

Israeli soldiers fired at a Lebanese army post near the border Sunday, wounding one soldier.

A Russian MI-28 helicopter fires rockets during joint Russian-Indian military exercises. Lebanon is working on a deal for Russian arms and air defense systems. (AFP/Andrew Mireyko)
11:20 GMT

Officials said the Lebanese military was in urgent need of helicopters, night-vision systems, sniper rifles and reconnaissance systems to battle ISIS and other extremist groups.

While U.S. and other allies urge Lebanon to avoid dealing with Iran, Hezbollah lawmakers say their offer to help army must be seriously considered. (AFP/File)
04:00 GMT

Amid criticism from the U.S. and other allies, a Hezbollah lawmaker said Saturday Lebanon should push ahead in considering Iran's offer of support to the Lebanese army.

October 4, 2014

Maher al-Ammatouri, the freed IS captive, said others are being held about an hour outside Arsal in a farmhouse. (AFP/File)
11:35 GMT

After being released by the Islamic State earlier this week, a Lebanese stone worker said he and at least eight other hostages were being held in a small farmhouse an hour outside Arsal.

Yep, Ragheb is all smiles after appearing on Italian TV! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Ragheb Alama has made it all the way to Italian TV!

October 3, 2014

Amal and George officialise their wedding in this beautiful attire! (Image: Daily Mail)
05:00 GMT

Reppin' it for Lebanon, Walid Jumblatt, Mohammad Machnouk, and Marwan Hamade will toast the celebrity newlyweds at their London dinner hosted by Amal's father.

October 2, 2014

A Lebanese army convoy patrols the outskirts of Arsal, close to the border with Syria, August 2, 2014 (File/AFP)
09:58 GMT

The Islamic State intends on seizing parts of northern Lebanon, according to Western diplomatic sources.

A stage depiction of Cleopatra, in a scene from the video accompanying 'Palais de Femmes.' Photo courtesy of the artists. (Image: Daily Star)
09:40 GMT

Lebanese pianist and composer Joelle Khoury creates a unique multilingual, multi-visual and multi-audio work of art.

Amal and George officialise their wedding in this beautiful attire! (Image: Daily Mail)
08:41 GMT

How Amal quit smoking for George Clooney; her friend's concerns about his ladies man reputation, and the ‘nervous’ groom: More details emerge on romantic wedding.