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Last month, Hezbollah advanced into Arsal’s outskirts from the south and east, tightening its grip around Nusra Front militants. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Hezbollah fighters moved into the outskirts of the Syrian border town of Zabadani Wednesday.
The families will protest the absence of any breakthroughs in negotiations. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 05:18 GMT
The families will protest the absence of any breakthroughs in negotiations.
A seismic vessel is pictured off the coast of Lebanon on Sept. 24, 2012. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 01:43 GMT
Lebanon told a senior US official it would not make any concessions on the disputed maritime border zone with Israel.
The World Food Program will halve the value of food vouchers given to refugees in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 00:42 GMT
The World Food Program will halve the value of food vouchers given to refugees in Lebanon.
Happy birthday Al Waleed Helani. (Facebook)
July 01, 2015 - 15:58 GMT
The Assi Helano family celebrated their son Al Waleed's birthday on Monday.
The tourism minister remained cautiously optimistic, recognising that the political impasse and the Syrian conflict threaten Lebanon's stability. (Shutterstock)
June 30, 2015 - 11:04 GMT
The country has witnessed a 25 percent increase in tourist numbers over the last nine months, in spite of recent attacks.
Lebanese security forces have continued to battle militants near the border with Syria in recent months. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 10:42 GMT
Lebanese security forces arrested eight Syrian men on suspicion of being affiliated with terrorist groups in the border towns of Labweh and Arsal.
Kidnappings have been a common occurrence in the Bekaa Valley, an area known for hosting a large number of gangs. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Kidnappings have been a common occurrence in the Bekaa Valley, an area known for hosting a large number of gangs.
Elie Saab speaking at the LAU graduation ceremony. (Photo courtesy of The Daily Star)
June 30, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The self-taught fashion guru receives the honor for his outstanding contribution to the fashion industry in Lebanon and around the world.
The Syrian national flag waves in the wind over the a prison in Syria. (AFP/Zein al-Rifai)
June 29, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
The two Islamists returned home and were received by their families at a ceremony Sunday.
Lebanon and Israel are disputing a maritime zone of 854 square km with suspected energy reserves potentially worth billions of dollars. (Shutterstock)
June 29, 2015 - 08:51 GMT
US Dept of State official to mediate talks between Lebanon and Israel over disputed maritime zone and exploration of lucrative energy reserves.