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Smoke billows following air strikes by regime forces in the restive Jobar area, in eastern Damascus on April 29, 2015. (AFP/Lens of a Young Dimashqi)
May 04, 2015 - 09:58 GMT
A suicide bomber detonated an explosive device in a busy area of downtown Damascus. No causalities have been reported as of yet.
Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Ali Awad Asiri (center). (AFP/Joseph Eid)
May 04, 2015 - 08:16 GMT
Two men were arrested in connection with an assassination plot against Saudi Arabia's ambassador to Lebanon, Ali Awad Asiri.
Armed fighters loyal to Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate, Al-Nusra Front, sit under a gate at the entrance of the northern town of Jisr al-Shughur on April 26, 2015. (AFP/Hass News/Ali Nasser)
May 03, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Nusra Front militants allegedly received anti-tank weapons training in Syria’s Qalamounin region as they prepare to battle Hezbollah.
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.