Lebanon

August 13, 2006

10:02 GMT

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

06:17 GMT

Lebanese singer Amal Hijazi’s brother has asked Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram for her hand in marriage, and the singer has shockingly declined

06:04 GMT

24 Israeli soldiers were killed and another 11 seriously wounded in heavy clashes Saturday with Hizbullah forces in south Lebanon.

August 12, 2006

19:37 GMT

Seven Israeli soldiers were killed and 11 seriously injured in heavy clashes Saturday with Hizbullah forces in south Lebanon, after Israel expanded it

16:30 GMT

Hizbullah chief Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Saturday that his fighters would observe a U.N. resolution ending fighting with Israel once the timing

09:12 GMT

Israeli forces moved deeper into Lebanon against fierce Hizbullah resistance on Saturday and air strikes killed up to 19 people.

05:45 GMT

The U.N. Security Council adopted a resolution early Saturday that calls for an end to the war between Israel and Hizbullah, and authorizes 15,000 U.N

August 11, 2006

20:42 GMT

Israel's Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Defense Minister Amir Peretz on Friday ordered the Army to implement an expanded ground operation in Lebanon.

15:32 GMT

Five Israelis were wounded in Hizbullah rocket attacks on northern Israel on Friday. One person was moderately wounded when a Katyusha rocket hit an 1

08:25 GMT

Israeli air strikes killed at least 11 people in northern Lebanon on Friday, medical sources said. They said Israeli planes struck an area near Lebano

August 10, 2006

20:49 GMT

The sides involved in diplomatic negotiations for a UN-brokered cease-fire resolution aimed at ending the war in Lebanon reached a breakthrough Thursd

13:26 GMT

More than 1,000 civilians have been killed in Lebanon since Israel launched its massive offensive on July 12, an official body has said.

10:48 GMT

Israeli soldiers and Hizbullah fighters were involved in bitter clashes Thursday morning near the town of Marj Ayoun and neighboring Khiyam and Kila.