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October 18, 2017

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi (AFP/File)
12:30 GMT
The Military Court this week issued a verdict in the case against Saja al-Dulaimi, the former wife of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, ending a controversial trial.

October 17, 2017

President Aoun pointed out that there are safe areas in Syria that can accommodate Syrian refugees who are now in Lebanon (AFP/File)
10:30 GMT
Declaring that Lebanon can no longer cope with the presence of Syrian refugees, President Michel Aoun Monday appealed to the international community for help in securing their safe return to their homeland.
Security forces arrested the perpetrator and opened an investigation into the incident (Shutterstock/File)
09:16 GMT
Three people were shot and killed and three others were wounded in the Beirut neighborhood of Zqaq al-Blat when a young man first opened fire killing his father and later killing another two.

October 14, 2017

Pope Francis (R) gives a rosary to Prime Minister of Lebanon Saad Hariri during a private audience at the Vatican, on October 13, 2017. /AFP
15:00 GMT
Prime Minister Saad Hariri vowed Friday to maintain stability in Lebanon and consensus among rival factions to shield the country from the reverberations of regional turmoil.

October 12, 2017

The FIA Formula E Championship
11:44 GMT
Prime Minister Saad Hariri met with CEO of the FIA Formula E Championship Alejandro Agag Tuesday to discuss the possibility of hosting races in Beirut.

October 11, 2017

North Korea thrashed in Beirut
19:01 GMT
North Korea thrashed in Beirut
Hezbollah officials Talal Hamiyah and Fu'ad Shukr (Twitter/Rewards for Justice)
07:53 GMT
The rewards were announced at a press conference by U.S. Department of State Bureau of Counterterrorism official Nathan Sales.

October 10, 2017

Popular Lebanese comedian Adel Karam. (Facebook / Adel Karam)
18:56 GMT
Netflix, which has produced and created shows like Orange is the New Black and Stranger Things, is headed to the Middle East for something we're renowned for worldwide: our sense of humour.
Since the outbreak of the Syrian war in 2011, many border crossings between Lebanon and Syria have been closed (AFP/File Photo)
09:53 GMT
Final preparations are underway to reopen the northern Bekaa’s Jousi crossing on the Lebanese-Syrian border.

October 9, 2017

The planes will travel to Lebanon from the U.S. by air (Shutterstock/File Photo)
14:24 GMT
The Lebanese Army is set to receive its first batch of U.S. donated Super Tucano aircraft this week, a local daily said Sunday.

October 8, 2017

Free Patriotic Movement chief and Foreign Minister Jebran Bassil (AFP/File Photo)
11:45 GMT
Free Patriotic Movement chief and Foreign Minister Jebran Bassil on Sunday stressed that the FPM will not tolerate the creation of Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon.