Thursday June 25, 2015
Fighters from the so-called Islamic State group are said to have killed at least 20 Kurdish civilians in an attack on a village south of the Syrian town of Kobane.
Monday February 02, 2015
Rania Abouzeid, Beirut-based journalist, says reports on the latest concerning a Jordanian pilot captured by ISIS, and the surprise release in Egypt of journalist Peter Greste.
Friday January 30, 2015
A Lebanese man who is suspected of murdering two Irish soldiers who were serving with the United Nations 34 years ago has been deported from the US back to Lebanon.
Saturday January 03, 2015
Lebanon is to impose visa restrictions on Syrians for the first time after being overwhelmed by an influx of more than 1.1 million refugees, according to documents published online.
Saturday December 20, 2014
A selection of striking images from across the world taken over the past 24 hours
Tuesday December 02, 2014
Lebanon has detained a wife and young son of Islamic State group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-proclaimed "caliph" of the militant organisation.
Sunday October 12, 2014
International envoys pledged about €4.3 billion ($5.4bn) in aid for Gaza at a meeting in Egypt, Norway's foreign minister said.
Sunday March 23, 2014
One person was killed and ten people have been wounded in clashes in south Beirut between supporters of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and rival fighters.
Wednesday February 19, 2014
Four people have been killed after two suicide bombers targeted the Iranian cultural centre in Beirut, Lebanon.
Tuesday January 21, 2014
Four people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack in a residential neighbourhood of southern Beirut.