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Success in Zabadani would be a capstone to territorial gains made by Hezbollah in the Qalamoun region. (Twitter)
July 27, 2015 - 14:11 GMT
Hezbollah and the Syrian army tightened the screws on militants holed up in the center of the embattled border town of Zabadani over the weekend.
Syrian refugees have been pouring into Lebanon to escape the violence that is ongoing inside their country. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
​Lebanese army intelligence Wednesday detained two Syrians and a Palestinian over the killing of a 7-year-old Syrian boy after his father refused to pay a ransom in exchange for his release.
Lebanon hasn't had a head of state since May 2014. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Lebanon hasn't had a head of state since May 2014.
A photo shows the top commander of the Syrian Arab Army, Ali Abdullah Ayoub (L) visiting soldier units in the city of Zabadani, some 50km northwest of Damascus, on July 8, 2015. (AFP/File))
July 22, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Hezbollah and the Syrian army seized complete control of a barren region along Lebanon's eastern border Tuesday, Syrian state media reported, as helicopters pounded rebel targets holed up in central Zabadani.
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Monday assured that the US would help Israel counter Iranian support for Hezbollah. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Monday assured that the US would help Israel counter Iranian support for Hezbollah.
Family members of the 9 Lebanese soldiers being held captive by Daesh hold pictures of their missing relatives during protests in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Families of the nine Lebanese servicemen being held by Daesh said Monday they would resume protests if negotiations to secure their release did not show signs of progress in the next few days.
The ten suspects were believed to belong to an unnamed terrorist organisation. (AFP/File)
July 20, 2015 - 09:16 GMT
Security forces in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley arrested ten suspected Syrian militants, according to local media reports.
Ambushes killed 25 militants over the weekend in Zabadani as reports say the Syrian army and Hezbollah gain ground. (AFP/File)
July 20, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Ambushes killed 25 militants over the weekend.
Lebanon's Bekaa Valley has been at the centre of clashes between militants and security forces in recent months. (AFP/File)
July 20, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Five Czech tourists are still missing in the Bekaa Valley while Lebanese security forces continue to search for the group.
The group will release three hostages if the government gives them five female militants detained in Lebanese prisons. (AFP/File)
July 19, 2015 - 06:56 GMT
The group will release three hostages if the government gives them five female militants detained in Lebanese prisons.
A woman shouts as she takes part in a protest near the US embassy in Awkar, on the outskirts of Beirut, on July 20, 2014. (AFP/File)
July 16, 2015 - 18:25 GMT
Palestinian refugees from Syria protested aid cuts Thursday outside the UNRWA offices in Lebanon.