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US returns to Lebanon relics stolen during civil war

15 December, 2017

The United States on Friday returned three relics stolen during Lebanon's civil war, including a statue once exhibited at New York's premier museum, officials said.

Hizballah's new alliances on show in calculated media stunt

15 December, 2017

Comment: PMF militia commander Khazaali's visit to Lebanon was an astute bit of publicity on the part of Hizballah, writes Mona Alami.

Lebanon-Syria border crossing to reopen after five years

14 December, 2017

The al-Qaa border crossing between Lebanon and Syria is set to reopen after five years, in another sign of the Syrian regime's increasing control over its territory.

US announces new assistance to Lebanese military

14 December, 2017

The United States has announced new assistance to the Lebanese military including helicopters and other advanced military equipment.

Israeli intelligence minister invites Saudi crown prince to visit

13 December, 2017

Israel's intelligence minister Yisrael Katz told Saudi media that Israel would be happy to host Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman amid rumours of rapprochement between the two countries.

The Iraq Report: ‘Victory’ over IS

13 December, 2017

This week in Iraq: Was Abadi's declaration of victory just a political stunt?

Israel will return Lebanon to the Stone Age: minister

13 December, 2017

Israeli intelligence minister Yisrael Katz said that with Israel’s "expansion", the whole of Lebanon could potentially be targeted to curb Hizballah's influence.

Qassem Soleimani 'prepared to support Palestinian forces against Israel'

12 December, 2017

Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani said Tehran is ready to extend support to Palestinian forces in the Gaza Strip, days after a controversial US move.

US admits troops are present in Yemen, Lebanon, Jordan

12 December, 2017

In a semi-annual report it provided to Congress on Monday, the White House aknowledged the presence of hundreds of troops in Yemen, Jordan and Lebanon.

What's stopping Lebanese expats voting from abroad?

12 December, 2017

Analysis: Lebanese citizens living abroad can now vote in the country's parliamentary elections, but the response so far has been mixed, writes Richard Salamé.

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