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Lebanese politicians late this summer are consumed with what they habitually do best.
File - Syrian refugees children play outside their tent at a Syrian refugee camp in the eastern town of Marj in Bekaa valley, Lebanon June 29, 2014.
Lebanese army soldier Wael Darwish, center, who was captured by militants earlier this month in Arsal, celebrates with his relatives and friends after his release, in Chehim village, Mount Lebanon province, Lebanon, Sunday, Aug 31, 2014.
BEIRUT: The Nusra Front insists that all of the soldiers being held by ISIS are still alive, according to one of the hostages released Saturday night, casting a spark of doubt over the video that allegedly shows the beheading of Ali Sayyed.
BEIRUT >> An al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebel group has released five members of the Lebanese security forces captured earlier this month in a cross-border raid, Lebanon's military said Sunday.
BEIRUT: The threat of ISIS to Lebanon cannot be underestimated, a Hezbollah official warned Sunday, stressing that occupying the country was part of the group's expansionist plan.
Former Prime Minister Fouad Siniora stresses on the support of the Lebanese Army, the rule of law and the legitimate authorities, refusing "any weapon outside the state's authority."
Britain raised its terror alert level Friday over fears of possible jihadist attacks as the United Nations said the number of refugees from the Syria conflict now tops three million.
Critics of the ISIS terrorist network have often condemned the jihadists of attempting to revert civilization back to the Dark Ages both theologically and culturally.
Lebanese soldiers advance towards Arsal, in the eastern Bekaa Valley as part of reinforcements August 5, 2014.
File - Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri arrives at the National Dialogue session held at Baabda Palace, Lebanon, on Monday, June 25, 2012.
We can't totally overcome the negative consequences left by Gadhafi's death on Sadr's case, says Mallat.
Women tend to have more problems with sexual desire because they are often raised with the impulse to repress, Atallah said.
Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah makes a rare public appearance as he addresses his supporters during a rally to mark "Quds Day" in Beirut's southern suburbs July 25, 2014.
Rai renewed his call to the Arab League, the United Nations and the International Criminal Court to act to end assaults on Christians in Iraq.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 03:57 am
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