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Lebanese security officials have clamped down on Daesh activities in recent months. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 07:50 GMT
Two Syrian nationals were detained in Lebanon for reportedly joining Daesh, security officials said.
The head of the UN condemned the killing of a Spanish UNIFIL peacekeeper last month. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
The head of the UN, Ban Ki-Moon, has suggested that Israel target a UNIFIL on purpose last month.
He added that the Israelis have even invited some European companies which pre-qualified in the off shore gas tender in Lebanon to participate in the new licensing oil round in the Golan Heights.
February 27, 2015 - 10:08 GMT
Israel intends to invite oil companies to bid for 10 oil blocks in the Golan Heights that are 60 kilometers away from the Lebanese border.
Lebanese soldiers in Arsal, a town near the Syrian border attacked by Daesh forces in August 2014.  (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 09:23 GMT
After a Lebanese armed forces offensive along Syrian border, Hezbollah officials warn of potential jihadist attack in Lebanese territory.
The 28-year-old from Tripoli is believed to be the second Christian in Lebanon to join Daesh. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
A second Lebanese Christian has reportedly joined the extremist group Daesh in Syria, according to security officials.
Actress Souad Kareem passed away on Wednesday. (Image: Elnashra.com)
February 26, 2015 - 11:54 GMT
Lebanese actress Souad Kareem passed away on Wednesday.
Lebanese troops are deployed in the border town of Arsal, on March 19, 2014. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Overnight the Lebanese army hammered Daesh with artillery in a brief attack at the Lebanese-Syrian border.
Rita's couture creation by Zuhair Murad is out of this world. (Image: AFP)
February 26, 2015 - 07:49 GMT
Zuhair Murad wins over Rita Ora with a stunning couture dress at the Brit Awards.
Customs busted an attempt to smuggle kilograms of
February 25, 2015 - 17:28 GMT
Customs busted an attempt to smuggle kilograms of "white powder" into Lebanon, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.
The office's opening came as part of the government's efforts to curtail the inflow of refugees. (AFP/File)
February 25, 2015 - 16:15 GMT
The office's opening came as part of the government's efforts to curtail the inflow of refugees.
Wissam v Amal: Who's in the wrong here? (Image: Albawaba edit)
February 25, 2015 - 13:32 GMT
Former Mr. Lebanon Wissam Hanna is NOT a fan of Amal Hijazi, and he's not afraid to show it!