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A Lebanese soldier monitors an area in the Abra district of the southern city of Sidon on June 28, 2013. (AFP/Mahmoud Zayyat)
May 04, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The Abra battle of 2013 pitted loyalists of a radical preacher against the Lebanese army.
Around 220,000 Jordanians used to come to Lebanon by land but stopped visiting the country when the borders closed following the war in Syria. (File photo)
May 04, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Tourism to Lebanon saw a minor boost over Easter but tourism is unlikely to recover without more promotion and political stability, experts warn.
Rima with her fiancee Wassim Salibi. (Instagram)
May 03, 2016 - 15:12 GMT
Miss USA 2010 Rima Fakih converts from Islam to Christianity.
Reports said that another batch comprising of some seventy refugees are to be flown to Italy in another three weeks. (AFP/File)
May 03, 2016 - 07:56 GMT
One hundred Syrian refugees, mostly women and children, were flown out from Lebanon through the Rafic Hariri International Airport as part of a project organized by Sant'Egidio Catholic community, the Federation of Evangelical Churches and the Valdese Evangelical Church.
Piles of garbage block the streets in Beirut as the trash crisis continues to linger. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Lebanese Agriculture Minister Akram Chehayeb announced that Beirut will be "free this week from trash mounds."
Jordan to host Assi Helani this May. (Facebook)
May 02, 2016 - 09:27 GMT
Assi Helani to perform in Amman this May.
Lebanese army soldiers on patrol, as their country's flag waves in the background. (AFP/File)
May 02, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
The Lebanese army released a video of explosions and artillery fire, and claims it was a successful operation against militants.
Actress, filmmaker and teacher Wafa’a Celine Halawi. (Image courtesy of The Daily Star)
May 01, 2016 - 10:12 GMT
As the LFF celebrates its 12th year, organizers insist that Lebanon's garbage crisis doesn't mean that cultural events should die.
Lebanese forces deployed in Arsal. (AFP/File)
April 28, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
Abu Fouz, a top Daesh commander, was killed in an offense in Arsal, Lebanon.
Rola Saad showed off her new ink work on social media this week. (Facebook)
April 28, 2016 - 12:58 GMT
Rola Saad showed off her new ink work on social media this week.
Hamed has been vocal about his opinions on Jordan's decision to ban Mashrou' Leila from performing in Amman. (Cbc.ca)
April 28, 2016 - 09:34 GMT
Don't mess with Hamed Sinno's mum!
A young Syrian boy poses for a picture between destroyed houses in the northern Syrian town. (AFP/File)
April 27, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Mohammad Hawash al-Slaiman, a 6-year-old Syrian boy, was found in a large pond in the Bouday plain in the northern Bekaa Valley, after he was reported missing Tuesday night.
Amal Clooney, 38, said she is 'perplexed' that Trump's controversial comments have not slowed him down within the Republican party. (File photo)
April 27, 2016 - 14:19 GMT
Amal Clooney, 38, said she is 'perplexed' that Trump's controversial comments have not slowed him down within the Republican party.
A UN peacekeeper is seen near Lebanon's Blue Line, with a picture of the Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah in the background. (AFP/File)
April 27, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
The Lebanese army said Israeli surveillance planes violated Lebanese airspace by flying over border villages.
Lebanese army forces on patrol in Arsal. (AFP/File)
April 27, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Three Syrians were arrested for attacking Lebanese army and security forces.
Lebanese band Mashrou' Leila has been banned from performing in Jordan for
April 27, 2016 - 09:45 GMT
Lebanese band Mashrou' Leila has been banned from performing in Jordan for "political reasons."