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Lebanese soldiers try to extinguish flames from burning tires set ablaze by protesters in Beirut, on Jan. 24, 2011. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
July 07, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
"The security situation is under control," Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said in reports Tuesday.
Cuba’s new foreign investment law allows 100 percent foreign ownership and offers substantial tax breaks. (Trip Advisor)
July 07, 2015 - 07:31 GMT
Lebanese businesses seek to capitalize on the relaxed US embargo and new investment laws on foreign investment in Cuba.
A military investigative judge demanded Monday up to three years in prison for two members of Lebanon's security forces. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
A military investigative judge demanded Monday up to three years in prison for two members of Lebanon's security forces.
Once upon a time there was a pop star, who became the most loved Arab star on Facebook... (Instagram)
July 06, 2015 - 15:36 GMT
The Lebanese singer teases her fans with a pic from her upcoming video!
A handout picture released by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on March 31, 2015 shows Syrian troops in the mountains surrounding the city of Zabadani, some 50 km northwest of the Syrian capital, Damascus. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Hezbollah and the Syrian army are advancing on militants from all sides to retake control of Zabadani, the last rebel controlled town in Qalamoun.
A partial view of west Beirut's suburbs is seen from a sniper hole in the Holiday Inn hotel in the Lebanese capital. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 12:10 GMT
Despite tourism growth, the average occupancy rate at Beirut hotels stands at the second-lowest rate in the region.
A still from Myriam's gun-loaded music video
July 06, 2015 - 11:35 GMT
Careful making fun of Myriam now, she's the one who's good with guns after all!
Julia Roberts, husband Danny Moder, their children and friends joined the Clooneys on a yacht outside the Clooney's home. (Xposure photos.com)
July 06, 2015 - 11:18 GMT
Amal sparkles in Missoni as the Clooneys bring Fourth of July celebrations to their Italian lakeside home with George's long-time friend Julia Roberts.
Hundreds of Kurds marched in Beirut Sunday to demonstrate against Turkey's accusations against fighters in Kobani. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Hundreds of Kurds marched in Beirut Sunday to demonstrate against Turkey's accusations against fighters in Kobani.
Farmers condoned the government's decision to subsidize agricultural exports but said it wasn't enough. (AFP/File)
July 05, 2015 - 13:27 GMT
Farmers condoned the government's decision to subsidize agricultural exports but said it wasn't enough.
Hezbollah-affiliated news network Al Manar started covering the events in Zabadani Saturday, although security sources and eye witnesses had revealed that the offensive was launched Thursday. (AFP/File)
July 05, 2015 - 13:26 GMT
Hezbollah fighters allied with the Syrian regime entered the Syrian town of Zabadani, eight kilometers from the border with Lebanon, in a bid to seize the town from opposition forces.