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Coronavirus: Lebanon security chief returns to Beirut after testing positive 

Friday, 23 October 2020

Top Lebanese security official Major-General Abbas Ibrahim returned to Beirut from the United States ......

Lebanese criticize Saad Hariri as new Prime Minister-designate amid low vote-count

Thursday, 22 October 2020

Saad Hariri was appointed on Thursday as Lebanon’s prime minister-designate just a year after his ......

Lebanon’s Hezbollah says it does not nominate anyone for PM post

Thursday, 22 October 2020

Lebanon’s powerful Shiite group Hezbollah said on Thursday it had not nominated anyone for the ......

Lebanon’s Aoun begins consultations to pick prime minister  

Thursday, 22 October 2020

Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun began meetings with parliamentarians on Thursday to name a prime ......

Saad Hariri’s bid to lead Lebanon is a disaster waiting to happen

Monday, 19 October 2020

Makram Rabah is a lecturer at the American University of Beirut, Department of History. His forthcoming book Conflict on Mount Lebanon: The Druze, the Maronites and Collective Memory (Edinburgh University Press) covers collective identities and the Lebanese Civil War.

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Israel says it will continue maritime border negotiations with Lebanon

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Israel said on Wednesday it would continue to negotiate with Lebanon regarding their maritime border ......

Initial Lebanon-Israel border talks were ‘productive’: US state department 

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Lebanon and Israel held productive talks on Wednesday on their disputed maritime border, the United ......

Lebanon, Israel begin landmark maritime border talks, says UN source

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Long-time foes Lebanon and Israel met briefly on Wednesday for unprecedented talks on their disputed ......

Lebanon’s Hariri says failure to form government nothing to celebrate

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Anyone celebrating the failure of a French initiative to get Lebanon’s fractious leaders to form a ......

Lebanon’s PM-designate Adib announces resignation

Saturday, 26 September 2020

Lebanon’s Prime Minister designate Mustapha Adib will be stepping down from his position amid ......

Fire breaks out in landmark building in central Beirut: Reports 

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

A fire erupted in central Beirut’s commercial district in a landmark building designed by the late ......

Macron calls Lebanese parliamentary speaker as new government deadline approaches

Sunday, 13 September 2020

French President Emmanuel Macron has held a call with Lebanon’s parliamentary speaker to try to ......

Explosive material found in Beirut port was stored for 15 years, says President Aoun

Friday, 11 September 2020

Several tonnes of highly explosive material found at Beirut’s port, just weeks after the same ......

Beirut explosion rescue mission halted as hope for finding survivors vanishes

Sunday, 06 September 2020

A search operation of a building that collapsed during last month’s deadly blast in Beirut stopped ......

UAE ship carries 2,400 tonnes of aid to Lebanon following Beirut explosion

Wednesday, 02 September 2020

A ship carrying aid traveled from the UAE to Lebanon left for Beirut on Tuesday with supplies to ......

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