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Hassan Nasrallah claims that US sanctions will be ineffective because of Hezbollah's secure, direct income from Iran and not through Lebanese banks. (File photo)
June 30, 2016 - 05:53 GMT
White House Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz has warned that Iran's continued support of Hezbollah will hamper its access to global markets.
Sidon, Lebanon was one of the areas affected by Wednesday's earthquake (Wikipedia Commons)
June 29, 2016 - 19:38 GMT
Local media reports a small earthquake occurred in the Mount Lebanon area Wednesday.
This transaction constitutes the third investment of EuroMena III after its recent investment in Elephant in Nigeria and Jasmin in Tunisia. (The Daily Star)
June 29, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The leading Lebanese bank has received the investment by the private equity fund to boost growth and development plans in the Middle East and Africa.
The Federal Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi convicted an Emirati woman of spying for Hezbollah. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A court found her guilty of exploiting sensitive information she obtained through her husband's job.
Lebanese political scene in disarray amid security threats and seemingly interminable presidential vacuum. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Lebanon has been in a state of alert since eight suicide bombings claimed the lives of five people and wounded more than 30 others, believed to be carried out by Daesh.
Lebanese army troops deploy in Wadi Khaled on Lebanon's northern border with Syria in May 2011. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2016 - 09:36 GMT
The Lebanese daily said that military sources revealed that the army’s intelligence was able to thwart a double attack targeting an important tourist site in one of the capital’s eastern areas set to take place late last week.
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Hezbollah is only working for Iranian interests and prolonging Lebanon's political crisis. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
Riyadh hits back after Hezbollah said Saudi interests were preventing Lebanon from electing a president.
Cyrine enjoys a good relationship with all her colleagues in showbiz. (File photo)
June 29, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Congrats are in order!
Lebanese soldiers stand guard in front of a church targeted by suicide bombers in al-Qaa. (AFP/Stringer)
June 29, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Lebanon's Prime Minister hosted an emergency security meeting to discuss the eight suicide bombings in al-Qaa yesterday.
A map showing Lebanon breaking off from the Middle East (Facebook/Robert Gemayel)
June 28, 2016 - 18:06 GMT
Some Lebanese want out of their continent too following the UK’s decision to leave the EU.
Lebanese soldiers stand guard in front of a church where a suicide bomber blew himself up the previous day in the Christian village of al-Qaa, near the Lebanon's border with Syria, on June 28, 2016. (AFP/Stringer)
June 28, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
On Monday suicide bombers blew themselves up in a Christian border village.
Liliane Daoud was escorted to the terminal by security officers without any luggage. (copts-united.com)
June 28, 2016 - 12:04 GMT
Daoud was escorted to the terminal by security officers without any luggage.
Salma's body can only be described as wowzers. (File photo)
June 28, 2016 - 10:35 GMT
Hayek revealed she is beginning to feel insecure about her body as she enters her fifties.
Lebanese members of parliament count the votes after casting their ballots to elect the new Lebanese president in the parliament building in downtown Beirut on April 23, 2014. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
June 28, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
'The reason behind the presidential vacuum is that local political forces are awaiting foreign instructions, especially a Saudi decision,' Hezbollah’s Deputy Secretary General Sheikh Naim Qassem said on Monday.“
Lebanese security forces marked off the site of Monday morning's suicide bombings in al-Qaa, less than 24 hours before three more suicide bombings hit the town. (AFP/Stringer)
June 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Hours after a series of four suicide bomb explosions, three more suicide bombers attacked Al-Qaa, near the Syrian border.