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Arsal has been the site of fierce clashes between Lebanese authorities and Daesh and Nusra militants, who kidnapped 25 Lebanese servicemen after a brutal offensive there last August. (AFP/File)
May 01, 2015 - 16:19 GMT
The bodies of one Lebanese soldier and one civilian were handed over to Lebanese authorities on Friday by Daesh militants in the Lebanese border town of Arsal.
Lebanese troops travel through the town of Arsal, close to the Syrian border, August 28, 2014. (AFP/File)
May 01, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Fourteen Syrian refugees were arrested by Lebanese security forces Friday for "suspicious" activity, the country's state news agency reported.
Syrian refugee children attend the Bunia Mustaqbal school in Lebanon's eastern town of Ersal, on the border with Syria, on October 25, 2014. (AFP/Maya Hautefueille)
April 30, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
The health ministry launched a new campaign Thursday to address water sanitation in Lebanese schools.
Lebanon has witnessed an increase of militant activity on the border with Syria in recent months. (AFP/File)
April 30, 2015 - 09:35 GMT
Nusra Front militants reportedly killed six Hezbollah members during an ambush near the Syrian border with Lebanon Wednesday.
UN forces are present along the Israeli-Lebanese border (File-AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 14:15 GMT
UN peace keeping force states that Israel must withdraw from occupied village in South Lebanon.
The Golan Heights have been he site of recent fighting between Daesh and other militant groups (File-AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 13:36 GMT
Tuesday's mortar attack on Israeli-occupied territory the work of Daesh, report says.
The Lebanese army arrested men who were suspected to have fired on civilians and security personnel (File-AFP)
April 29, 2015 - 13:03 GMT
Lebanese Army makes several arrests of outlaws and militants in South Beirut.
Two mortar rounds fired from Syria struck open areas of the Israeli-occupied sector of the Golan Heights (AFP/ File Photo).
April 29, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Syria has accused Turkey of providing supporting fire and logistical help to enable “terrorist groups” to capture the Syrian city of Idlib and the strategic town of Jisr al-Shughur, state television said Tuesday.
Lebanon's security forces have been on high alert in the country's north due to a growing militant presence. (AFP/File)
April 29, 2015 - 11:55 GMT
Security forces in Lebanon Wednesday arrested two men linked to key Daesh commander Ahmad Mikati.
Over one million Syrian refugees are currently registered in Lebanon. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
April 29, 2015 - 08:13 GMT
The UNHCR cancelled the registry of 5,500 Syrian refugees who entered Lebanon, following a cap imposed on people entering the country by the government.
IDF troops in the Golan heights near the Lebanese border. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
April 27, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Israeli units were seen moving near the Lebanese border and carried out a military exercise, security sources said Monday.