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BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army remains well-regarded for its capabilities in protecting the border, the new commander of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon said Tuesday after talks with Speaker Nabih Berri.
6 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Public school contract teachers demanded that civil service exams be restricted to current instructors and that they be paid overdue wages in a protest Tuesday at Beirut's Riad al-Solh Square.
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Labor Minister Salim Jreissati arrives to attend a Cabinet session at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013.
13 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Two Finance Ministry employees Tuesday were referred to the state prosecution's office on charges of corruption, according to ministry statement.
17 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Arrest warrants have been issued for six Syrians and one Lebanese man Tuesday after Military Investigative Judge Imad al-Zein interrogated the seven over their suspected affiliation with detainee Imad Jomaa.
20 hrs ago | Al Bawaba
An IS flag, similar to the one shown, was burnt in Ashrafieh, a predominantly Christian neighborhood in Beirut, on the weekend .
France and Saudi Arabia are close to signing a US$3 billion arms deal for Lebanon, the Elysee Palace said on Monday following talks between President Francois Hollande and the Saudi crown prince.
File - Lebanese police stand guard ahead of the trials for Islamist prisoners arrested for alleged involvement in the Nahr al-Bared clashes, in Roumieh, Friday, Sept.
BEIRUT: Marwan has been waiting more than two months for the delivery of a smartphone that he ordered via online merchant Ali Express.
BEIRUT: Internet providers are set to block access to six porn websites based on a decision issued Monday by the Telecommunications Ministry.
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.
The head of the Fijian army said on Sunday negotiations for the release of 44 soldiers seized by an al Qaeda-linked group on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights were being pursued but he worried there had been no word on where his men are being held.
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.
Gregorio Pio Catapang describes the escape. . Philippine military chief Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang talks about the escape of Filipinos from their captors.
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.
Lebanese politicians late this summer are consumed with what they habitually do best.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 07:14 pm
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