April 23, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The proposed law is a compromise between proportional representation and a winner-takes-all system.
April 23, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
The raid also led to the arrest of ten other fugitives in the border town of Arsal.
April 19, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
If parliament's term is not extended, parliamentary vacuum will threaten the work of the country's constitutional institutions.
April 13, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Palestinian security forces launched an offensive against al-Qaeda-linked extremists in the camps al-Tiri neighborhood.
April 13, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The move came as Parliament was about to extend its term due to a lack of agreement over an election law in a country that has not gone to the polls since 2009.
April 10, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Days of clashes between secular Palestinian faction Fatah and hardline Islamist factions in Ein el-Hilweh have left seven people dead.
April 09, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The affected refugees live in informal camps near an air force base in Lebanon's Bekaa valley.
April 09, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Fighting continues in the troubled camp, with Palestinian factions launching mortars in an attempt to force the extremist group to surrender.
April 04, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
The fighting has pushed the Arab world's poorest country to the brink of famine.
April 03, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Saad Hariri highlighted recent territorial violations and statements in the press to argue that Israeli is preparing for another war in Lebanon.
April 01, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Ahead of a conference in Brussels on Syrian refugees, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri says he fears tensions between Lebanese and Syrians could trigger conflict in his country.
March 23, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
An Egyptian military spokesman also said that security forces killed 15 militants and arrested seven others during an operation.
March 21, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The Chief of Israel's army has said that the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah killed their own commander in Syria.
March 21, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Nine Lebanese protesters accused of offences in connection with an October 2015 protest have had their trials transferred from military to civilian courts.
March 20, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Thousands took to the streets to denounce Cabinet plans to impose a string of new taxes to cover salary hikes for civil servants estimated at $800 million.