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Between 19.5 to 27 percent of male survey respondents confirmed having experienced sexual harassment or unwanted sexual contact as boys (Bulent Kilic/AFP)
December 10, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Titled “We keep it in our heart — Sexual violence against men and boys in the Syria crisis,” the study comprised several dozen of informants and focus group discussions (FGD), involving some 196 refugees in Iraq, Lebanon, and Jordan, according to a statement by the UNHCR.
Lebanese people walk past a poster bearing an image of the Palestinian flag and text reading in Arabic:
December 10, 2017 - 14:28 GMT
Away from the burning of tires, American flags and U.S. President Donald Trump's pictures, hundreds of artists expressed their solidarity with Jerusalem in their own way on Sunday.
Palestinian and Lebanese protesters take to the streets in the Lebanese capital Beirut on Dec. 8, 2017, to denounce the widely criticized decision by U.S. President Trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel (ANWAR AMRO/AFP)
December 10, 2017 - 09:42 GMT
Security forces suppressed the demonstrations with tear gas and water cannons, with some cases of suffocation being reported.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri Saturday blasted the apparent visit to south Lebanon by an Iraqi militia leader.
(Alain Jocard/AFP)
December 09, 2017 - 13:52 GMT
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri Saturday blasted the apparent visit to south Lebanon by an Iraqi militia leader.
Lebanon has had no solid waste management plan since the Civil War (AFP/File)
December 06, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
The representative failed to mention that Lebanon has had no solid waste management plan since the Civil War, during which the state broke down and informal dumpsites began sprouting across the country.
Startups and SMEs represent more than 90 percent of the companies in Lebanon, according to a new study by Fransabank. (File photo)
December 06, 2017 - 15:19 GMT
A study has showed that nearly 90 percent of the local businesses in Lebanon belong to startup projects and small- to medium-size enterprises.
the puppy was not what caught many followers' attention in the picture Klnk posted, but her nipple that was visible through her dress's see through fabric certainly did. (Source: Instagram - @myriamklinkk)
December 05, 2017 - 14:26 GMT
Klink posted a picture with her little puppy on her official Instagram account.
Hariri made the announcement after the first Cabinet session to be held in over a month (AFP/File)
December 05, 2017 - 14:25 GMT
Hariri made the announcement after the first Cabinet session to be held in over a month due to the political crisis caused by his resignation announcement in early November and 18-day absence from the country.
“We are in a garbage crisis whether there is trash on the streets or not,” HRW Lebanon and Kuwait researcher Bassam Khawaja said (AFP/File)
December 05, 2017 - 08:11 GMT
"We are not experiencing a trash crisis,” Tarek Khatib said in an interview with OTV. “There is no fear that the trash will come back to the streets.”
The Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has said Hezbollah must disarm for Lebanon to survive and prosper (Wikimedia)
December 02, 2017 - 11:33 GMT
The Saudi foreign minister said Hezbollah must disarm for Lebanon to survive and prosper, shortly before Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil and Prime Minister Saad Hariri were set to meet in Paris.
Photo taken on Nov 25, 2017 shows Manuel Charr (C) celebrating after winning the WBA world heavyweight boxing title in a bout against Russia's Alexander Ustinov on November 25, 2017 in Oberhausen, western Germany. Charr on November 29, 2017 ended the confusion about his nationality, admitting that he had no German passport.
Guido Kirchner / dpa / AFP
November 30, 2017 - 23:20 GMT
Seven months after a double hip replacement and two years after being shot, Manuel Charr has become the world’s first Arab heavyweight boxing champion.
“Syria to us – people born off its land – is like a mother. It’s impossible for someone to find a mother other than his own
November 30, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Pressure to leave Lebanon has been mounting recently as tensions between displaced Syrians and Lebanese locals have become more strained. It is “host-community fatigue,” said Dr. Nasser Yassin, the director of research at the American University in Beirut’s Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun (AFP/File)
November 29, 2017 - 11:10 GMT
Prime Minister Saad Hariri will maintain his position, and Lebanon's political crisis will be resolved "within days," President Michel Aoun said in an interview published Wednesday in Italian newspaper La Stamp.
It is commonly thought that another war, at some point, is inevitable (AFP/File)
November 28, 2017 - 10:48 GMT
Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah will be a target in the next war between Lebanon and Israel, an Israeli army spokesperson said in a report published Tuesday.
November 27, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The Lebanese Dive Nawal Al Zoghbi warned Annabella Hilal not to come near her during yesterday's Celebrity Duets prime.
Prince Mohammad launched the alliance as Saudi defense minister in 2015 (AFP)
November 27, 2017 - 09:37 GMT
Lebanon did not attend a Saudi-led anti-terrorism alliance summit held in Riyadh Sunday, as part of the government’s effort to dissociate from regional conflicts, an official source said.