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Lebanese soldiers stand guard in front of the military court in Beirut, Tuesday, May 22, 2012.
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BEIRUT: A Lebanese soldier has joined the ranks of rebel groups fighting in Syria, a security source told The Daily Star Tuesday, the first case since the war in the neighboring country began in 2011.
You wait ages and then two come along at once. At the Venice Architecture Biennale this summer are plans for an archeological museum, designed by Lebanese firm .
BAROUK, Lebanon: In a Chouf village that boasts numerous springs and a river that feeds several regions with drinking water, residents are increasingly relying on private water companies, another sign of the serious drought that Lebanon is facing.
BEIRUT: Palestinian mothers weep over the bodies of children, whose expressionless faces indicate their untimely fate.
Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri speaks on a TV screen during an Iftar held at BIEL in Beirut, Friday, July 18, 2014.
Prime Minister Tammam Salam, right, heads the ministerial committee at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Monday, Feb. 24, 2014.
Hezbollah MP Hasan Fadlallah speaks at a news conference at Parliament in downtown Beirut, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013.
BEIRUT: Residents of Beirut's Raml al-Ali neighborhood rejected Sunday media reports about a filmed episode of child-on-child abuse that went viral, as the Internal Security Forces announced the arrest of family members in connection.
BEIRUT: Prime Minister Tammam Salam justified the security crackdown in Tripoli Sunday, stressing that security forces operate in accordance with the law and do not discriminate between citizens.
BEIRUT: Agriculture Minister Akram Chehayeb said Sunday that the Lebanese should give priority to safeguarding their country from the fallout of raging conflicts sweeping the region, by first electing a new president of the republic.
Lebanese state media says soldiers have killed a wanted militant suspected of involvement in a suicide bombing at a Beirut hotel last month.
"Daesh will not have any political backing or weight in Lebanon because of Lebanon's mosaics and diversified social fabrics," said Geagea.
"I wanted to discover the circumstances in which the Syrian refugees live, and I will do my best along with the GNRD to ensure their daily needs," Samaha said.
Abbas beats an unidentified non-Lebanese child with a stick after being ordered to do so by a relative.
Lebanese soldiers find rockets that were ready to be launched into Israel, on Friday, July 11, 2014, BEIRUT: A patrol from the Lebanese Armed Forces Saturday located the launching pad for katyusha rockets fired early Thursday from south Lebanon, after roughly 10 rockets were fired at Israel in less than a week.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 07:36 am
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