Lebanon

August 3, 2006

11:32 GMT

As war rages on in Lebanon, Israel has been targeting not only Hizbullah's fighters, but also, the social network that prior to the current clashes had served Lebanon's Shiite community with its basic

09:40 GMT

Israel's three-week-old offensive against Hizbullah in Lebanon has killed more than 900 people and wounded 3,000 with a third of the casualties childr

August 2, 2006

15:36 GMT

SABIC has made a SR 8 million contribution to this charitable humanitarian campaign to support the Lebanese people and alleviate their suffering.

15:01 GMT

Hizbullah on Wednesday fired its heaviest barrage of rockets on northern Israel in one day.

07:15 GMT

Israeil commandos carried out a raid on the Hizbullah stronghold of Baalbek in east Lebanon at daybreak Wednesday.

August 1, 2006

20:58 GMT

Canada on Tuesday dismissed growing criticism about its pro-Israel stance, saying the Hizbullah was "a cancer" that could well break the terms of any

20:49 GMT

European Union foreign ministers called for an immediate end to Israel-Hizbullah hostilities, watering down demands for an immediate ceasefire at the

13:45 GMT

A senior Iranian cleric has called on Islamic nations to provide weapons to Hizbullah to fight Israel, an Iranian news agency reported Tuesday.

12:45 GMT

Hizbullah fighters engaged in heavy exchanges of fire with Israeli troops in southern Lebanon on Tuesday morning.

06:44 GMT

Israel's political-security cabinet voted in the early hours of Tuesday morning to expand ground operation in south Lebanon.

July 31, 2006

19:59 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said on Monday there would be no ceasefire in the war against Hizbullah in Lebanon until the threat from the group

17:03 GMT

The UN on Monday indefinitely postponed a meeting called by Secretary-General Kofi Annan to start planning a new international peacekeeping force for

11:41 GMT

Israel will "expand and strengthen" its attack on Hizbullah, Israel's defense minister said Monday, while the army honored a 48-hour halt in aerial st

05:39 GMT

Israel suspended air attacks on south Lebanon for 48 hours in the face of widespread outrage over an airstrike early Sunday that killed at least 56 L

05:21 GMT

The radio station Mosaic FM held a press conference in honor of Lebanese singer Najwa Karam and in the presence of the Lebanese ambassador in Tunisia, who began the opening speech of the conference by