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Nov 19, 2017
Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations to discuss confronting Iran, Hezbollah after allegations of interference in internal affairsSaudi Arabia and other Arab foreign ministers will hold an emergency meeting in Cairo on Sunday to discuss confronting Iran and its Lebanese Shi‘ite ally Hezbollah
Nov 13, 2017
Ex-Lebanon PM Saad al-Hariri says he is free, will return to Beirut very soon from Saudi Arabia after shock resignationSaad al-Hariri pledged on Monday he would return to Lebanon from Saudi Arabia "very soon," in his first television interview since his shock resignation as prime minister eight days ago.
Nov 11, 2017
UN chief Antonio Guterres warns new conflict in Lebanon would be 'devastating' following PM Saad Hariri's resignationLebanon's prime minister Saad Hariri resigned in a shock announcement broadcast from Riyadh as a power struggle intensified between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Aug 21, 2017
Lebanon Army advances against Islamic State in border battle along SyriaLebanon's army began its operation into Islamic State strongholds, and has already recaptured two thirds of the territory in the area
Jul 22, 2017
Kuwait lodges protest with Lebanon over Hezbollah training 21 Shias convicted for forming terror cellKuwait has protested to Lebanon over the alleged training by Hezbollah of 21 Shiites convicted in June on charges of forming a "terror cell" in the Sunni-majority emirate.
Jul 02, 2017
Syria conflict: Three feared dead as fire breaks out at Lebanon refugee campA big fire tore through a camp for Syrian refugees in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley on Sunday, killing three people, Lebanese media reported.
Jun 23, 2017
Syria crisis: China calls for political solution to speed refugees' returnChina's Foreign Minister is calling for a political solution to end Syria's six-year crisis saying that once the country's security conditions begin to improve refugees will start returning to their country.
Jun 06, 2017
United States-led airstrike kills 21 civilians in Syria as victims tried to escape Islamic State bastion RaqaA United States-led coalition air strike killed 21 civilians as they tried to escape the Islamic State group's Syrian bastion of Raqa.
May 28, 2017
Activist groups: US-led airstrikes kill 17 near de-facto Islamic State capital of RaqqaBeirut: Syrian opposition activist groups say airstrikes have killed at least 17 people just south of the northern city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State group.
May 03, 2017
Islamic State attack on displaced civilians in Syria kills nearly 40Islamic State militants staged a surprise attack at a crossing frequently used by Iraqi and Syrian civilians seeking safety in northeastern Syria, killing at least 37 people, mostly civilians, Kurdish officials and activists said.