Lebanon

March 21, 2014

The Syrian conflict has increasingly pulled neighboring countries such as Lebanon into the three-year-old civil war. (photo courtesy: aljazeera.com)
15:48 GMT

Fighting over the last week between opponents and supporters of Syrian President Bashar Assad threatens to further embroil Lebanon in the Syrian conflict.

March 20, 2014

Lebanon's government ended a nearly 11-month standoff in February when it announced the formation of a new cabinet (AFP/File)
17:43 GMT

The new Cabinet easily won a confidence vote in parliament.

The opposition fighters were attempting to flee into nearby Lebanon, AFP reported. (AFP)
12:09 GMT

Troops loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad killed 11 rebels as they fled the village of Al Hosn, home to a famous Crusader castle, for the nearby Lebanese border, military sources reported on Thursday.

The pic Assi Helani Tweeted for his daughter's sweet sixteen. (Image: Twitter)
11:41 GMT

He loves her, and he doesn't care who knows it! Assi Helani posts pic of his birthday girl to his social media sites.

Violence rages near Lebanon's border with Syria as fighting continues to spill over from the Syrian civil war. (AFP/File)
10:54 GMT

Syrian forces have closed the Bqaiaa crossing amid heavy fighting.

George and Amal looked tanned and happy on their way out from a dinner date in NY. (Image: DailyMail)
09:54 GMT

Hollywood's heartthrob George Clooney and his alleged GF Amal Alamuddin have just returned from a hot vacation in Tanzania and the Seychelles.

Lebanese troops are deployed in the Lebanese town of Arsal on the border with Syria on March 19, 2014 after the reopening of the main road out of the town after a night of tension. (AFP)
07:06 GMT

Clashes intensified on Thursday between the Syrian regime troops and gunmen along the Lebanese-Syrian border with shelling and gunfire targeting the Akkar border area.

March 19, 2014

Lebanon is increasingly being derailed by the spillover of violence in Syria. (AFP/File)
19:52 GMT

At least two rockets from inside Syria have reportedly landed in the eastern Lebanese border town of Hermel.

The Lebanese army was deployed to the town of Arsal Wednesday following Tuesday evening's protests as well as in response to the growing spillover from the neighboring war in Syria (STR/AFP)
12:16 GMT

The Lebanese army reopened the only road that is connected to the border town of Arsal Wednesday after protesters took to the streets and blocked several major roads throughout the country Tuesday evening.

We would have never guessed that this is superstar Ragheb Alama!
12:14 GMT

A very special Arab superstar has posted a cute picture of him in the style of #ThrowbackThursday. Who's the mystery celeb?

March 18, 2014

A suicide car bomb exploded in Lebanon's Bekaa valley earlier this week as sectarian tensions escalate (AFP)
20:52 GMT

Lebanese protestors blocked several roads throughout Lebanon Tuesday in protest of what they are describing as the "siege" of Arsal.

Kazem told everyone that he's also a fan of Haifa Wehbe. (Image: Facebook)
14:43 GMT

Following Haifa Wehbe's sweet flattering comments about Kazem El Saher, he thought he'd now return the favor!

Will Myms and Hassan make a good on-screen couple? (Image: Facebook)
13:26 GMT

Rumor has it that Egyptian actor Hassan Raddad is in love with Myriam Fares. What's the real story?

Tammam Salam to hold talks in hopes of curbing violence in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
07:47 GMT

Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam is expected to hold talks with Tripoli's lawmakers to discuss recent violence.

March 17, 2014

Lebanon's Arsal has frequently been attacked by rockets from the neighboring war in Syria (File Archive)
13:21 GMT

Security sources reported Monday that three rockets launched from the Syrian-Lebanese border struck the village of Nabi Othman earlier in the day.