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File - Prime Minister Tammam Salam heads the ministerial committee meeting at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
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A billboard praising LF leader Samir Geagea as a "man of principle" is set in Jounieh, Thursday, March 13, 2014.
Lisiecki, who signed a recording agreement with Deutsche Grammophon at the age of 15, first performed in Snowmass in 2007 at the age of 12. Walking through a German airport on a recent weekend, classical pianist Jan Lisiecki braced himself for three recitals in Japan.
File - The Shabrouh Dam is seen in this Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013. With the retreating snow caps, there will be an even greater need to save rainwater in dams around the country.
With rebels fleeing into neighboring Lebanon, Syrian government troops and Hezbollah fighters captured a strategic town near the frontier Sunday, ousting opposition fighters from their last stronghold in the vital border area.
The death toll from three days of fighting between members of two Muslim sects in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli rose to 10 on Saturday, security and medical sources said, in violence stoked by the civil war in neighbouring Syria.
Labor Minister Sejaan Azzi speaks during a press conference at the Ministry in Beirut, Monday, Feb. 17, 2014.
BEIRUT: The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria claimed responsibility for a deadly weekend rocket attack into the northeastern Lebanon, citing Hezbollah's military actions in the Syrian town of Yabroud.
Investigators are hoping to learn the cause of the deadly explosion that leveled two New York City apartment buildings now that most of the rubble has been cleared away.
PanARMENIAN.Net - Syrian soldiers entered eastern districts of the town of Yabroud , the last rebel bastion near the Lebanese border north of Damascus, on Saturday, March 15 and advanced towards the main street, Al Mayadeen television said, according to Reuters.
Emergency workers removing debris from the site of a deadly explosion at two New York City apartment buildings were expected to reach the basement levels Saturday, clearing the way for investigators to search for... Emergency workers are still removing debris from the site of a deadly explosion at two New York City apartment buildings that killed ... (more)
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army Saturday confiscated large quantities of bombs and ammunition found in a vehicle in the northern town of Shadra, the National News Agency reported.
In this photo taken on Thursday, March 13, 2014, provided by the anti-government activist group Local Comity of Yabroud Town, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a Syrian rebel looks through his binocular at one of the frontline of Yabroud town, the last rebel stronghold in Syria's mountainous Qalamoun region.
Syrian refugees walk at a refugee camp in Zahle, in the Bekaa Valley March 14, 2014.
Officials and religious figures attend the ninth anniversary of the March 14 coalition at BIEL in Beirut, Friday, March 14, 2014.
BEIRUT: The family of a kidnapped Lebanese man pleaded for his release Friday, saying they could not afford to pay the ransom demanded by his captors.