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HERMEL/BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army arrested Sunday four Syrians for possession of arms in the outskirts of the border town of Arsal, northeast of Lebanon.
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Syrian families, who fled recent violence in the mountainous Qalamoun region, arrive to be registered by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on November 19, 2013 in Arsal in the Lebanese Bekaa valley.
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Students exit the main gate of the American University of Beirut in the Lebanese capital Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013.
Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati meets with a delegation from the Higher Relief Committee at the Grand Serail on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
American Jennifer Grout fell just short of the top prize in the "Arabs Got Talent" competition after a remarkable run to the finals by a 23-year-old from Massachusetts who barely speaks Arabic.
In the wake of senior Hezbollah commander Hassan al-Laqqis' assassination, the Shiite organization has concentrated its efforts on showing how his legacy permeated the lives of his family members and acquaintances.
BEIRUT: President Michel Sleiman urged lawmakers Saturday to secure the necessary quorum for holding the upcoming presidential election, warning against a political vacuum in the country's top post.
The Financial General Prosecutor Judge Ali Ibrahim opened on Friday an investigation into the floods at the Lebanese University campus in Hadath and the blocked sewers in the airport road's tunnel.
Cyprus, dubbed the A'Island of LoveA' as the birthplace of the goddess Aphrodite, is a magnet for Lebanese and Israeli couples from across the water to tie the knot in a civil wedding.
BEIRUT: Many Lebanese think of General Security as the administrative wing of the country's security apparatus, responsible for stamping passports at border crossings, giving residence permits to foreigners and censoring movies in the cinemas.
Syrian children pose in the queue with families, who fled recent violence in the mountainous Qalamoun region, waiting to be registered by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on November 19, 2013 in Arsal in the Lebanese Bekaa valley.
Women walk past a sand sculpture paying tribute to former South African President Nelson Mandela created by Indian sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik, at Puri in the eastern Indian state of Odisha December 6, 2013.
Lebanese soldiers stand guard as people take it to the streets after days of clashes in Tripoli, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
BEIRUT: Lebanese banks are fully complying with United States anti-terrorism-funding regulations and have no intention of repeating the Lebanese-Canadian Bank experience, lenders said Thursday.
Fishermen remove their boats ahead of a storm at the corniche in Beirut as snow covers the peaks of the mountains in the background, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
BEIRUT: Lebanon is replete with international music events, many of them suffering from the simmering security crisis in the country and the region.