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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
Aug 19, 2017
Syrian civil war: Lebanon Army and Hezbollah launch separate offensives against Islamic StateThe Lebanon army launched an offensive on Saturday against an Islamic State enclave on the northeast border with Syria as the Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah announced an assault on the militants from the Syrian side of the frontier.
Aug 18, 2017
Watch: Activists celebrate as Lebanon scraps reviled rape lawLebanon's parliament on Wednesday scrapped a controversial law allowing rapists who marry their victims to go free, official media and activists said, after a high-profile campaign for its repeal.
Jul 30, 2017
Lebanon-Syrian border plan begins to restore order; bodies of dead fighters exchangedHezbollah and a Syrian affiliate to Al-Qaeda exchanged the bodies of dead fighters along the Lebanese-Syrian border on Sunday.
Jul 23, 2017
Hezbollah claims to have killed 46 Sunni militants near Lebanon-Syria borderLebanon's Shia Islamist movement Hezbollah claimed it had killed 46 Sunni radicals during its offensive to liberate the northeastern region of Arsal, next to the Syrian border.
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 05, 2017
Israel condemns UNESCO vote that calls it 'occupying power', rejects blameIsrael has protested a UNESCO vote that called it the "occupying power" in Jerusalem's Old City which includes sites sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims.
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.
Jul 01, 2017
Syria offensive: Despite differences, US may need Bashar al-Assad's troops to defeat Islamic StateAs the US-led coalition tightens the noose around the Islamic State group in Syria, President Bashar Assad's Iranian-backed troops are also seizing back territory from the militants with little protest from Washington, a sign of how American options are limited without a powerful ally on the ground.
Jul 01, 2017
Wonder Woman: After Lebanon, Tunisia, Qatar bans film over Gal Gadot's Israeli backgroundQatar joins the list of places where Wonder Woman is banned due to Gal Gadot Israeli background.