Lebanon

July 25, 2006

20:34 GMT

Israeli warplanes bombed Beirut Tuesday afternoon and troops battled Hizbullah fighters as the two-week-old war continued, despite intensive diplomati

14:41 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah said on Tuesday Israel’s military offensives on Lebanon and the Palestinians could ignite war in the Middle East.

11:48 GMT

Hizbullah gunners fired more than a dozen rockets toward the Israeli port city of Haifa on Tuesday, and Israeli media reported several people were inj

06:44 GMT

Israeli missiles that struck a house in south Lebanon early Tuesday killed seven people and injured one other, Lebanese hospital and security official

July 24, 2006

15:59 GMT

The “With You Lebanon” campaign, launched by Al Aqariya TV and Al Aqariya Group in cooperation with the UAE Red Crescent to support war-stricken Lebanon, has generated overwhelming response from indiv

13:18 GMT

Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice made an unannounced visit to Beirut on Monday. Rice met with Lebanese Prime Minister Fuad Saniora, who greeted her

12:58 GMT

The Israeli army is expanding the incursion of its forces in southern Lebanon.

July 23, 2006

13:01 GMT

Syria will enter the Israeli-Hizbullah fight if Israeli ground troops enter Lebanon and approach Syria, Syrian Information Minister Mohsen Bilal said

10:15 GMT

A fresh Hizbullah rocket barrage killed two people and seriously injured several others in the northern Israeli city of Haifa on Sunday, medics said.

08:41 GMT

With the crisis in Lebanon escalating, WFP has said that hundreds of thousands of displaced people are finding it increasingly difficult to obtain food and other essentials.

04:17 GMT

Lebanese singer Wael Kfoury guards his personal life intently, making every effort to keep private matters away from the public eye

July 22, 2006

16:20 GMT

Israeli warplanes on Saturday hit TV and mobile phone transmission towers knocking the leading LBCI station off the air and cutting communication with

10:53 GMT

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Friday exchanged views with leaders of Islamic states on how to end the crisis in the Middle East as Zionist

07:03 GMT

Israeli forces are carrying out limited incursions a few kilometres inside southern Lebanon, an army spokesman said on Saturday.