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BEIRUT: Deaths among Hezbollah fighters battling rebels in Syria have increased significantly in March, as the party fights alongside the Syrian army in its struggle to capture the rebel-held town of Yabroud in the Qalamoun Mountains.
A Middle Eastern Airlines flight was ordered to turn around and pick up the son of an Iraq's Transport Minister - or it wouldn't be allowed to land.
Men ride bicycles past a damaged mosque along a deserted street filled with debris in Deir al-Zor March 5, 2014.
Differences in the shopping habits of Lebanese men and women are much less than expected, a new study from AUB has found.
President Michel Sleiman speaks during the launch of the Lebanese Economic Forum on Saturday March 8, 2014.
BEIRUT: Hundreds of activists marking International Women's Day held a march in Beirut Saturday and called for the adoption of a draft law to protect women from domestic violence.
In this Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 photo, Maya al-Ammar, an official with the Lebanese women's rights group Kafa, Arabic for "Enough," speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in her office, in Beirut, Lebanon.
Lebanese women hold posters to mark International Woman's Day during a rally of thousands demanding that parliament approves a law that protects women from domestic violence, in Beirut, Lebanon, Saturday, March.
A Sunni Lebanese militant group linked to al Qaeda has apologized for the civilian casualties of a suicide bombing last month and said its fight was against Iran and its ally Hezbollah, not Shi'ites in general.
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This photo provided by an anti-Bashar Assad activist group Edlib News Network , which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, show anti-Syrian government protesters hold a placard resembling U.S. President Barack Obama during a demonstration, at Kafr Nabil town, in Idlib province, northern Syria, Friday, March 7, 2014.
A militant group has issued an unusual apology for a twin suicide bombing in Beirut that killed four people and wounded dozens, including children from a nearby orphanage.
Gender equality group ABAAD stages a night ride through Beirut to mark International Women's Day, which falls on Saturday.
BEIRUT: Alexandre Najjar's 2013 travelogue "Les Anges de Millesgarden" was inspired by the francophone author's travels around Sweden.
File - An employee stands on the tarmac as a new Airbus 320 aircraft is introduced to the MEA fleet at Beirut International Airport, Lebanon, Friday, Jan. 20, 2012.