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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hezbollah fighters patrol the Qalamoun mountains, along Lebanon's border with Syria, May 20 1015.  (AFP/Joseph Eid)
July 04, 2015 - 11:30 GMT
In an ongoing push for control along the Lebanese-Syrian border region, Hezbollah and Syrian army forces launched renewed attacks on the strategic border town Zabadani.
Lebanese army soldiers drive out of the town of Arsal in the Bekaa valley near the border with Syria, on August 3, 2014. (AFP/STR)
July 02, 2015 - 10:15 GMT
The Lebanese army intercepted the militants trying to set up a rocket launcher in Arsal.
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.
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.