July 9, 2001
Small groups of elite Iranian Revolutionary Guards, known as Pasdaran, have infiltrated south Lebanon and are preparing for rocket attacks on Israel,
UN Special Envoy to the Middle East Terje Larsen considered resigning when it emerged that he was "misled" and consequently "misled" Israel over a UN
British rock star Elton John kicked off the Beiteddine 2001 festival in Lebanon Sunday playing piano solo on a huge stage, watched by 5,000 delighted fans.
Tyre’s own daughter Majida Al Roumi opened the city’s summer festival on Thursday in front of a crowd of some 4,000 people.
July 8, 2001
The Dubai-based Al Habtoor Group will open a prestigious hotel in central Beirut soon.
The Lebanese government and Hizbollah movement on Saturday slammed a UN decision to let Israel view a video cassette filmed the day after the capture
Lebanon is keen to sign a free trade deal with Iraq, the head of the Beirut chamber of commerce, Adnan Kassar, told journalists Saturday, July 7. "Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri has assured us
July 7, 2001
The family of an American Roman Catholic priest who was held by Islamic radicals for nearly 19 months in Lebanon in the 1980s is suing Iran for “finan
The United Nations said Friday it would give the governments of Israel and Lebanon a video filmed the day after three Israeli soldiers were abducted b
Lebanese singer Melhem Barakat has finally been convinced to make videos for three of his songs, despite repeatedly rejecting the whole concept as unappealing,
Despite suffering a medical emergency, Beirut Judge Jocelyn Thabet has ordered that Lebanese singer Michelin Khalifeh be kept in detention on charges of issuing a bad check,
July 6, 2001
Saudi billionaire Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal secured loans worth $46 million from a group of banks in Lebanon on Wednesday to finance the completion o
The Lebanese Hizbollah movement warned Israel Thursday that it would strike the Jewish state if it escalates attacks on Lebanon, even as US, Russian a
Lebanese former militia leader Elie Hobeika claimed Thursday that he had evidence proving he had nothing to do with the massacre of hundreds of Palest
Israeli Defense Minister Benjamin Ben-Eliezer announced Thursday night that United Nations officials last Friday acknowledged the existence of a video