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A woman visits the memorial for former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri, who was assassinated in a car bomb explosion on Feb. 14, 2005. (AFP/File)
February 14, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri was killed in a massive car bomb explosion 11 years ago.
Civilians and army soldiers gather at the site of a twin suicide bombing in Burj al-Barajneh, in the southern suburbs of the capital Beirut. (AFP/File)
February 13, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A man was detained for suspected links to the twin bombing attack on Beirut on November 12, 2015.
Hezbollah regularly clashes with al-Nusra Front and Daesh along the Lebanese-Syrian border. (File Photo)
February 12, 2016 - 19:14 GMT
Arsal has been the site of frequent clashes between Hezbollah and militant groups inside Syria.
Sidon, Lebanon, is the picturesque site of an arrest for suspicions of terrorism. (Twitter)
February 11, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Lebanese army conducted a sweep for terrorist activity and drug smuggling.
The Lebanese army moves in Arsal. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The Lebanese army is tightening its watch on the border town after multiple clashes.
Mourners carry the coffin of Mohammed Hijazi, a member of Lebanon's Hezbollah who was killed in combat alongside Syrian government forces in Syria, during his funeral on February 1, 2016. (AFP/File)
February 05, 2016 - 18:48 GMT
Hezbollah commander Haidar Fariz Merhi was killed alongside Syrian army
File photo shows an ambulance in the Lebanese border town of Arsal. (AFP/File)
February 04, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Khaled Mohammad al-Salem had bee illegally admitted to a Lebanese hospital in Bekaa.
Government forces stand on a tank three kilometres from the Shiite villages of Nabbul and Zahra in Syria's northern Aleppo province which have been under siege for three years on February 2, 2016. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
February 03, 2016 - 17:30 GMT
The gain comes one day after pro-government forces captured the neighboring village of Hardateen.
Arsal, Lebanon. (Twitter)
February 03, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
The Lebanese army conducted multiple raids in northern Lebanon on Wednesday.
Members of the Lebanese army on patrol. (AFP/File)
January 31, 2016 - 06:59 GMT
Lebanese police arrested people smuggling luxury goods.
Lebanese army soldiers walk through the border town of Arsal. (Twitter)
January 30, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
A deadly clash between al-Nusra Front and Daesh forced some Arsal residents to escape toward Baalbek.
Hezbollah fighters patrol Lebanon's northeastern mountainous region of Qalamoun. (AFP/File)
January 29, 2016 - 16:52 GMT
Intermittent, but fierce fighting between the rival extremists has been ongoing since Wednesday.
Lebanese activists from the You Stink movement are arrested during protests on September 16, 2015. (AFP/File)
January 27, 2016 - 14:30 GMT
“As security challenges in Lebanon mount, so do concerns about the government failing to adequately protect human rights," HRW director Nadim Houry said.
A Hezbollah fighter walks through a field in Arsal, on the Lebanon-Syria border. (AFP/File)
January 27, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
A man suspected of smuggling money for Syrian militants was arrested in Arsal.
A glimpse inside Roumieh prison. (AFP/File)
January 26, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Lebanon's largest prison is facing an increase in violence.
Tanks stationed along a road in Lebanon's mountainous Qalamoun region. (AFP/File)
January 25, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
A report by Lebanon's National News Agency said casualties were inflicted, without elaborating.