Lebanese soldiers enter the border town of Arsal in an ongoing battle against militants, August 28, 2014. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
Lebanon's army continued to clash with Syrian militants in the border town of Arsal Sunday after troops raided properties where jihadists were believed to be hiding.
Lebanese security officials have clamped down on Daesh activities in recent months. (AFP/File)
March 01, 2015 - 07:50 GMT
Two Syrian nationals were detained in Lebanon for reportedly joining Daesh, security officials said.
Lebanese soldiers in Arsal, a town near the Syrian border attacked by Daesh forces in August 2014.  (AFP/File)
February 27, 2015 - 09:23 GMT
After a Lebanese armed forces offensive along Syrian border, Hezbollah officials warn of potential jihadist attack in Lebanese territory.
The 28-year-old from Tripoli is believed to be the second Christian in Lebanon to join Daesh. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
A second Lebanese Christian has reportedly joined the extremist group Daesh in Syria, according to security officials.
Jihadi John executing US journalist  Steven Sotloff. (Image: Youtube)
February 26, 2015 - 11:25 GMT
The real identity of the Daesh militant famous for executing hostages in the terrorist group's propaganda videos has been revealed. Daesh's Jihadi John is really Mohammed Emwazi from west London.
Lebanese troops are deployed in the border town of Arsal, on March 19, 2014. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Overnight the Lebanese army hammered Daesh with artillery in a brief attack at the Lebanese-Syrian border.
Daesh militants intend to launch further operations in Lebanon, according to the report. (AFP/File)
February 24, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Daesh militants are reportedly planning wide-scale military operations in Lebanon, according to a report by The Daily Star.
Iraqi forces plan to retake the town of al-Baghdadi from Daesh militants, a key location for training local forces. (AFP/File)
February 23, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
Iraqi forces plan to retake the town of al-Baghdadi from Daesh militants, a key location for training local forces.
The weapons are currently in route to Lebanon, after having been delayed for over a year. (AFP/File)
February 23, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
After a one year delay, $1 billion worth of weapons purchased through a Saudi Grant agreement with France will soon arrive in Lebanon.
An Israeli F-16 I fighter jet takes off during a display for foreign media. (AFP/File)
February 22, 2015 - 11:11 GMT
Israeli fighter jets have have entered Lebanon’s airspace, flying at low altitudes over several areas.
UNHCR reports there are more than 400,000 school-aged Syrian refugee children in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
February 19, 2015 - 12:52 GMT
Three Syrian children burned to death when a tent caught fire in a refugee camp of northern Lebanon.