Lebanon

August 15, 2006

11:45 GMT

Syrian President Bashar Assad said Tuesday that the U.S. plan for a "new Middle East" has collapsed following Hizbullah's victory against Israel.

07:16 GMT

Thousands of Lebanese refugees continued to head home to south Lebanon on Tuesday as a ceasefire between Israel and Hizbullah held on into a second da

04:40 GMT

Military barricades surrounded the filming scene of the new clip that brings prominent Lebanese diva Sabah and rising singer Rola together once more

03:50 GMT

Egyptian Parliament member Radi, from the Islamists party, has withdrawn his request that Egypt ban both Lebanese singers Haifa Wahbi and Nancy Ajram from holding any performances in Egypt

August 14, 2006

20:21 GMT

Hizbullah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah said Monday that his fighters achieved a "strategic, historic victory" against Israel - a declaration that pr

17:31 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert on Monday vowed to relentlessly hunt down Hizbullah leaders despite the truce enforced earlier in the day in the Le

14:08 GMT

Lebanese, Israeli and U.N. officers met on the border Monday to discuss the pullout of Israeli forces from southern Lebanon and the deployment of the

10:59 GMT

Sources have revealed that the Music Production Company for Audio and Visual has created a list of singers, who are members, which they intend on ending their contract

10:20 GMT

A tense calm took the place of more than a month of bitter fighting between Israel and Hizbullah Monday morning, as a UN-brokered cease-fire went into

06:25 GMT

A UN-brokered ceasefire deal aimed at ending the month-long war in Lebanon entered into force at 8 a.m. on Monday.

August 13, 2006

18:47 GMT

A Lebanese cabinet meeting set for Sunday has been delayed because of divisions over whether to discuss the disarmament of Hizbullah, a government sou

13:27 GMT

Israel's Cabinet approved the U.N. cease-fire plan Sunday. The 24-0 vote, with one abstention, came a day after the Lebanese government approved the a

12:50 GMT

After one-month of war against Lebanon's resistance, Israelis are the absolute losers and Hizbullah is the absolute winner of the war, Iran's Foreign

10:02 GMT

Hizbullah fired a number of barrages into northern Israel on Sunday morning, killing one person and injuring at least nine others.