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Civilians walk at the Karaj al-Hajez crossing, a passageway separating Aleppo's Bustan al-Qasr, which is under the rebels' control and Al-Masharqa neighbourhood, an area controlled by the regime March 13, 2014.
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BEIRUT: Three rockets from Syria hit a deserted area in the Bekaa Valley town of Nabi Sheet Thursday, the second such attack on the area in a week.
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A Lebanese army soldier gestures as they are deployed on their military vehicles on the streets of Sidon, southern Lebanon December 16, 2013.
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File - MP Mohammad Qabbani speaks during a press conference in Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011.
File - Justice Minister Ashraf Rifi speaks during a meeting in Beirut, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.
File - Grape vines are seen in the Western Bekaa village of Mansoura, Friday, March 1, 2013.
Activists write banners ahead of a protest against the construction of a bridge in Ashrafieh, Saturday, March 1, 2014.
Smoke rises after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad near Sheikh Najjar in Aleppo March 11, 2014.
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army searched Wednesday an informal Syrian refugee camp in the Bekaa Valley for guns and bombs as well as Syrian fugitives who may have sought shelter there, a security source said.
Prime Minister Tammam Salam heads the ministerial committee meeting at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
BEIRUT: The assassination of a Fatah Movement official in the Palestinian refugee camp of Ain al-Hilweh was carried out by "agents" and was intended as an attack on Palestinian moderates, the Central News Agency said Tuesday, quoting Fatah sources.
File - Senior Hezbollah security official Wafiq Safa, center, checks the site of an explosion in Beirut, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.
BEIRUT: A majority of Lebanese believe the new government lineup is passable but remain skeptical over the Cabinet's ability to address key challenges facing the country, including the deteriorating security situation, according to a poll commissioned by a local daily and published Tuesday.
The mountains north of Beirut, usually a snowy winter playground for skiers and other tourists vital for Lebanon's services-based economy, are brown, muddy and completely empty this season.
In early December of last year, Lebanese Shiite leader Hassan Nasrallah of Hizbullah accused Saudi Arabia of being behind the bombing of the Iranian embassy in Beirut, i.e. charged Riyadh with terrorism.
Millennium and Copthorne, Middle East & Africa , continues its regional expansion with the opening of a property in Kurdistan, Grand Millennium Hotel Sulaimani.