Lebanon's parliament is expected to hold an electoral session on Monday. (AFP/File)
October 25, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
A parliament session to elect a president is scheduled on October 31.
Members and supporters of Hezbollah carry the coffins of Hezbollah's commander Hatem Hamadeh (R) and militant Jalal al-Effeh (L), who were killed in combat alongside Syrian government forces in Syria, on October 18, 2016. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
October 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
General Michel Aoun is known to have close ties with the Shia political and militant movement.
Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri has said he will back General Michel Aoun for President. (AFP/File)
October 21, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Saad Hariri is expected to endorse Christian politician Michel Aoun, despite being a close ally of Hezbollah.
Lebanese security forces have made a number of arrests of people suspected of planning to carry out attacks in the country. (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Lebanon's General Security said the cell was made up of eight Syrian nationals planning to carry out attacks in cafes and restaurants throughout the country.
The Lebanese army is seen on patrol in the border town of Arsal. (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The shipment was in support of Lebanon's continued fight against Daesh and other militant groups operating in the country and on its border with Syria.
Lebanese troops are seen on patrol near the Syrian border. (AFP/File)
October 18, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The Lebanese army and Hezbollah have been routing out militants from Daesh and Jabhat Fatah al-Sham that are entrenched along the border with Syria.
Lebanese troops frequently launch preemptive strikes against the militant groups to keep them at bay. (AFP/File)
October 17, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Hundreds of militants belonging to Daesh and Jabhat Fatah Al-Sham are holed up on Arsal's outskirts.
An ISIS flag hangs among electric wires over a street in Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp, outside the port city of Sidon in southern Lebanon. (AFP/File)
October 16, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The video was published on local media websites and shows Imad Yassine walking unescorted in the camp's Taware neighborhood. Four masked soldiers then startled him, beat him with a baton and dragged him into a shop selling metal sheets.
Ain el-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in south Lebanon has become notorious for its violence due to militant groups operating in the camp. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The Palestinian national was believed to be affiliated with one of the Islamist groups operating in the camp.
Lebanon's Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
October 12, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The Hezbollah leader warned of attempts to destroy the group by choking it financially through U.S. imposed sanctions, but promised to continue protecting Lebanon's borders and the region.
In this Sunday June 19, 2016 photo, a Lebanese army soldier stand guards at one of the frontline hills where they are fighting militants, at the edge of the town of Arsal, on the Syrian border, in northeast Lebanon. (File photo)
October 04, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The two extremist groups often clash in the rugged border region, usually over land disputes.
Lebanese army troops are seen on patrol. (AFP/File)
September 30, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Meanwhile Hezbollah and the Syrian army have engaged in clashes with Daesh on the Syrian side of the border.
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah addresses supporters in Beirut, Lebanon, on November 3, 2014. (AFP/File)
September 27, 2016 - 10:41 GMT
The head of the Lebanese resistance movement of Hezbollah says he considers the radical ideology of Wahhabism to be even more pernicious than the Israeli regime.
Members of the Palestinian Fatah movement and Lebanese army soldiers watch as an ambulance evacuates the wounded from Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp near Lebanon’s southern port city of Sidon during clashes on August 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
September 24, 2016 - 10:41 GMT
Supporters of the so-called Islamic State Emir in Ain el-Hilweh, Imad Yassine, have shifted their allegiance to the Nusra Front, which rebranded itself as Jabhat Fateh al-Sham in July when it split from the al-Qaida movement.
A general view shows rubbish bags piled up on the side of the road in the Jdeideh neighbourhood, north of Beirut, on September 20, 2016. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
September 22, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The activists are aiming to block the construction of two controversial landfills east and south of Beirut.
The Ain el-Hilweh refugee camp in Lebanon has been the scene of increased violence and lawlessness. (AFP/File)
September 21, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
UNRWA offices were closed as residents protested increasing lawlessness in the camp.