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Jan 03, 2014
Car bomb kills four in Hezbollah district of BeirutA car bomb killed four people in Hezbollah's southern Beirut stronghold on Thursday, security and medical sources said, the latest in a series of deadly attacks on Shi'ite and Sunni targets in Lebanon.
Dec 21, 2013
Nasrallah warns Israel Hezbollah will avenge commander's killingHezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah on Friday vowed to avenge Israel for the killing of a senior Hezbollah commander in Beirut earlier this month.
Dec 06, 2013
Syria's 'bride of the revolution' mourns freedom in al-Qaeda's gripThe eastern city of Raqqa was swept by celebrations after residents woke up one morning in March to see the last batch of forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad leaving. The euphoria did not last.
Dec 04, 2013
Hezbollah chief says he met Qatari envoy recentlyHezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Tuesday he recently received an envoy from Qatar, the first contact between the two sides since divisions over the crisis in Syria severed their once strong relations.
Nov 23, 2013
Syrian Muslim rebel groups say they have unifiedPowerful Syrian Islamic rebel brigades announced Friday their merger into a single organization, a step meant to hold off surging government forces and stop rival groups from seizing more opposition-held territory.
Nov 20, 2013
Suicide bombings kill 23 in Beirut: Why was the Iran embassy attacked?A pair of suicide bombers targeted the Iranian Embassy in Beirut on Tuesday, killing some two dozen people and leaving corpses, puddles of blood and burning cars strewn across an upscale, Shiite-dominated neighborhood of the capital.
Sep 09, 2013
Fresh clashes in Syria over Christian townIn the past six days, the town of Maaloula has already changed hands three times between President Bashar al-Assad's forces and rebel groups, some of which are linked to al Qaeda.
Aug 16, 2013
Beirut: Car bomb rips through Hezbollah stronghold, 17 deadAt least 17 people were killed and 135 others got injured in a car bomb attack on Thursday in Hezbollah's stronghold southern suburbs of Beirut, the Lebanese Red Cross and media reported.
Jul 11, 2013
Increased violence in Lebanon worries UNThe UN Security Council (UNSC) Wednesday expressed concern over the escalating violence in Lebanon following influx of Syrian refugees and sovereignty challenges.
Jul 09, 2013
Beirut car bomb blast: Several killed in Hezbollah attackSeveral people were killed or wounded when a car bomb hit Beirut's southern suburbs on Tuesday, a stronghold for the Lebanese Shi'ite Hezbollah militant group that has been fighting in Syria's civil war, medics said.