Lebanon

February 25, 2014

Angelina Jolie speaking at a press conference in Lebanon (Screenshot of video footage from the conference)
09:55 GMT

Angelina Jolie kissed the country goodbye after spending three days in Lebanon, drawing attention to the Syrian refugee crisis by rubbing shoulders with Prime Minister Tammam Salam and President Michel Sleiman.

Israel regularly pre-emptively strikes targets they believe are a threat to their security. (AFP/File)
06:38 GMT

Israeli warplanes struck a reputed arms shipment near the Lebanon-Syria border that was going to Hezbollah militants, Lebanese and other Arab media reported.

February 24, 2014

Hakim sings the theme tune of Haifa Wehbe's new movie "Halawet Rouh" (Sweetness of the Soul) and makes an appearance in it too! (Image: Facebook)
14:14 GMT

International folk singer Hakim sings the theme tune of Haifa Wehbe's new movie "Halawet Rouh" (Sweetness of the Soul) and makes an appearance in it too!

Lebanon has been targeted by a number of suicide bombers over Hezbollah's involvement in Syria. Last week, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah vowed that his group would keep fighting in Lebanon's war torn neighbor. (AFP/File)
07:02 GMT

Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri said Hezbollah’s pullout from Syria could put an end to suicide bomb attacks that have struck Lebanese areas where the group enjoys wide support.

Dominique with her beautiful daughter Dilara. (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Dominique Hourani had to give up custody of her only daughter in order to get divorced from her husband (and the father of their child) Riza!

February 23, 2014

Former Prime Minister Hariri left Lebanon in early 2011. (AFP/File).
14:16 GMT

Saad Hariri recently stated that he may return to Lebanon for the president election in the spring.

A Palestinian patrols the streets of Ein Al Hilweh refugee camp near Sidon in southern Lebanon. (Image courtesy of Ghaith Abdul-Ahad/The Telegraph/File)
08:49 GMT

A Lebanon-based Fatah official said Saturday that Fatah and the PLO have lost all control of Palestinian camps in Lebanon, warning that this could have a "negative impact" on Lebanon's stability.

A Lebanese soldier stands near a burnt out vehicle at the site of a bomb explosion that targeted an army post on February 22, 2014 in eastern Lebanon's town of Hermel. (AFP)
06:33 GMT

Jihadist group Al Nusra front have claimed responsibility for Saturday's deadly attack on an army checkpoint in Lebanon's Hermel that killed two soldiers.

February 22, 2014

Saturday's suicide attack is the second in Lebanon this week and the third suicide attack this year. Lebanon is facing increased violence as the Syrian civil war spills over into the country. (AFP/File)
18:45 GMT

A suicide bomber targeted a Lebanese army post killing three soldiers and wounding 6 others.

Ragheb has had a super successful career which he's set to document through a reality TV show. (Image: Facebook)
10:32 GMT

Ragheb Alama has had a very successful career and it is still on the rise. Read up for what successful projects he's worked or is working on this year!

Since the start of the Syrian civil war, Hezbollah has involved itself increasingly in keeping Syrian President Bashar al-Assad afloat. The current strategy to recruit fighters from Eastern Europe follows Hezbollah's public support for the Assad regime, along with sending its own fighters to assist Assad's forces. (AFP/File)
06:00 GMT

Hezbollah has been recruiting mercenaries from Eastern Europe to shore up Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces in Syria.

February 20, 2014

 Lebanese security forces and civil defence members work in the aftermath of an explosion in Beirut's southern district of Bir Hassan on February 20, 2014. [AFP]
17:33 GMT

Lebanese authorities have identified one of the suicide bombers behind this week’s twin bombings in the Bir Hasan neighborhood of the Lebanese capital Beirut.

Abdel-Rahman Diab's son was responsible for the bombing of Tripoli mosques in August 2013 that killed 47 people. (AFP/File)
08:35 GMT

A pro-Syrian official who worked with the Arab Democratic Party was killed by unidentified gunmen in Lebanon's restive northern city of Tripoli on Thursday.

The beautiful red dress Myriam wore on V Day in Egypt. (Image: Facebook)
08:25 GMT

Myriam Fares' V Day dress grabs starlet's fans' attention with thousands of Facebook "Likes" in less than 24 hours!

February 19, 2014

Other Israeli drones have often landed in Lebanese territory, but Israel's defense forces are saying that Tuesday's crash occurred under "mysterious circumstances" (File Archive)
20:00 GMT

An Israel drone crashed in Lebanon "under mysterious circumstances," according to reports Tuesday.