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Turkish pilots kidnapped in Beirut prompts Turkish gov't warning

Two Turkish pilots were taken hostage in Beirut on Friday morning, prompting the Turkish government to issue a warning to all its citizens telling them ... are public and we were preparing a protest outside the Turkish Embassy and we reject kidnappings,” he added. ...

09/08/2013 - 18:16 - comment 0

One dead, several injured in Beirut clashes

to protest over Hezbollah's involvement in the Syrian conflict, near the Iranian embassy in Beirut One person was killed and several were injured Sunday outside the Iranian Embassy in the Lebanese ... at the Iranian Embassy coincided with a sit-in at the Central Beirut District which was also held to protest ...

09/06/2013 - 13:24 - comment 0

Turkish ambassador to Lebanon denies Turkey's responsibility for Lebanese pilgrim abduction

on Monday to kidnap “any Turkish national on Beirut's streets,” after the Internal Security ... Turkish Ambassador to Lebanon Inan Ozyildiz said that Turkey does not even have an embassy or consulate in the neighboring country ...

13/08/2013 - 07:01 - comment 0

Relatives of Lebanese hostages seal shut Turkish Airlines office

in Syria by rebels protested Wednesday outside the Turkish Airlines office in Downtown Beirut and placed ... to be kidnapped in the Syrian district of Aleppo by rebels in May, held a protest outside the Turkish Embassy in Beirut and threatened to target Turkish interests in Lebanon in a bid to press Ankara to help secure ...

03/01/2013 - 08:45 - comment 0

Egyptian nuns residing in Lebanon arrive to cast their vote in Egypt's presidential elections at a polling station at the Egyptian embassy in Beirut on May 15, 2014. Egyptian expatriates around the world headed to the polls, casting the first votes to nam

Egyptian nuns residing in Lebanon arrive to cast their vote in Egypt's presidential elections at a polling station at the Egyptian embassy in Beirut on May 15, 2014. Egyptian expatriates around the world headed to the polls, casting the first votes ...

16/05/2014 - 08:46 - comment 0

Iran urges Lebanon to investigate Saudi man linked to Iranian embassy bomb in Beirut

claimed a twin suicide attack on the Iranian embassy in Beirut last November that claimed the lives of 30 ... authorities have informed the Saudi Embassy in Beirut that they managed to arrest [head of the Abdallah Azzam ... responsibility for the Iranian embassy bombings in November 2013. Tehran has asked ...

02/01/2014 - 10:49 - comment 0

Car bomb explodes near Iranian embassy in Beirut

A car bomb detonated near the Iranian embassy in Beirut Tuesday. At least seven people died from the explosion. At least seven people were killed following a car bomb near the Iranian embassy in Beirut on Tuesday, an Al Arabiya ...

19/11/2013 - 11:27 - comment 0

Al Qaeda take responsibility for Iranian embassy blast in Beirut

that targeted the vicinity of the Iranian embassy and a popular suburb of Beirut where Iranian diplomats often ... affiliated with Al Qaeda, has taken responsibility for the twin suicide attack on the Iranian embassy in Beirut. The Abdullah Azzam Brigades, a Lebanese Sunni jihadist group affiliated ...

19/11/2013 - 12:30 - comment 0

Death of a cultural attaché: Beirut's Iranian embassy victim remembered

Following Beirut's twin suicide bombing, ... Embassy Tuesday , but those acquainted with the religious figure said he was assiduously devoted to his work. “He was a very humble person,” embassy spokesperson Saeid Asadi told The Daily Star. “[He was] ...

Editor's Choice - 20/11/2013 - 07:48 - comment 0

U.S. permits staff to return to Beirut Embassy

non-essential staff to return to the Beirut embassy. However, the department issued a travel advisory warning ... the embassy in Beirut to non-essential staff. The embassy was evacuated last month because of potential ... headlines, Lebanon, United States) The U.S. State Department has opened the embassy in Beirut ...

04/10/2013 - 07:42 - comment 0