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A Hezbollah militant looks through his binoculars in Umm Khorj in the Lebanese eastern mountain range close to the Syrian border. (Sam Skaine/AFP)
July 21, 2017 - 13:05 GMT
Hezbollah have launched a major offensive against Syrian rebels on both sides of the Lebanon border, in an operation that aims at giving pro-Assad's regime forces full control of the frontier region.
Hezbollah militant near Israel border. (AFP)
July 21, 2017 - 09:35 GMT
US lawmakers introduced legislation on Thursday to strengthen sanctions against the Hezbollah extremist group.
From the video. (Mashrou' Leila)
July 19, 2017 - 16:39 GMT
Mashrou' Leila are back with "Roman," a reworking of an older track but now with a new music video. We take a look at the result inside.
Haifa Wehbe is a big fan of French Montana. (AFP)
July 19, 2017 - 14:32 GMT
The Moroccan-born rapper French Montana is known to be close with Lebanese superstar Haifa Wehbe.
Fairouz. (Twitter)
July 19, 2017 - 10:50 GMT
Fairuz, Lebanese superstar and diva, released a new song off her new album, this time a reimagined version of, well, "Imagine," adapted for the refugee crisis.
Ola Al Fares is an inspiration for girls worldwide, for her academic and journalistic success as well as her style. (Facebook: علا الفارس Ola Alfares)
July 17, 2017 - 14:30 GMT
You can't deny it, the Middle East is at the forefront of what's stylish and trendy.
You can tell it's medieval because of the towers in the distance. (Mashrou' Leila)
July 13, 2017 - 13:28 GMT
Huzzah, huzzah. The Lebanese superstar band is revving-up for a new release, and they'll be touring to support it.
Syrian refugees on their way back to Syrian. (AFP)
July 12, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Several hundred displaced Syrians in Lebanon have returned home on Wednesday to the Syrian town of Asal al-Ward, the National News Agency said.

The Lebanese army carries out regular operations targeting jihadists around the border region. (AFP)
July 10, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
The Lebanese army have raided several refugee camps on the border in northeastern Lebanon, arresting 36 people.
Syrian refugees have been fleeing Arsal and heading for Syria (AFP)
July 08, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
The U.N. refugee agency will not rule out cooperation with Lebanese authorities to facilitate the safe return of refugees to Syria, a senior UNHCR official said Thursday at a media meeting at its Jnah headquarters.
July 06, 2017 - 12:16 GMT
Zena Assi grew-up in Lebanon. Three years ago, she moved to London. Her feelings became reflected in the artworks she created as a result.
A model presents a creation by Elie Saab as part of the collection. (AFP)
July 06, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
Lebanese designer Elie Saab turned heads in Paris this Wednesday with the "Tale of Fallen Kings" collection.
Omar Kamal at the Beiteddine Festival. (Anwar Amro - AFP)
July 05, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Omar Kamal opened the Beiteddine Festival in Lebanon, winning hearts.
2,000 Syrian refugees reportedly stranded in Lebanon mountains. (AFP)
July 04, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The question of returning Syrian refugees living in Lebanon to their home country was again in the spotlight Monday with ministers and parties articulating conflicting messages after an attack on an army unit last week.
Syrian refugees carry a machine away as fire engulfs an unofficial refugee camp in Lebanon's eastern Bekaa Valley. (AFP)
July 02, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Three people were reportedly killed on Sunday in a fire that blazed at a Syrian refugee encampment in Lebanon’s eastern Bekaa Valley, local media said.
Syrian refugees carry a machine away as fire engulfs an unofficial refugee camp in Lebanon's eastern Bekaa Valley. (AFP)
July 02, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Three people were reportedly killed on Sunday in a fire that blazed at a Syrian refugee encampment in Lebanon’s eastern Bekaa Valley, local media said.