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Hariri demands 'justice' as UN tribunal wraps up

11 September, 2018

Prosecutors said the 2005 suicide bombing of former premier Rafiq Hariri's convoy was a deliberate attempt to create 'horror', due to his opposition of Syrian control of Lebanon.

I see you, Bashar al-Assad

10 September, 2018

Comment: Assad may have finely tuned his propaganda machine, but history must remember him for what he is; a traitor of the Syrian people, writes Omar Sabbour.

Egypt to free Lebanese woman jailed after harassment claim

09 September, 2018

A Lebanese woman was permitted to leave Egypt after formally being jailed for complaining about harassment in the country.

Hariri suspects absent as Lebanon tribunal nears climax

09 September, 2018

Thirteen years after billionaire Hariri was killed by a huge suicide bomb in Beirut, a court in The Hague will hear closing prosecution and defence arguments in the long-running case.

The UNHCR is failing to protect refugees

07 September, 2018

Comment: Shocking abuses of power undermine attempts to end rampant corruption, writes Mat Nashed.

Syria business targeted with US sanctions over IS trade

06 September, 2018

Companies and individuals linked to Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad have been targeted by new US sanctions over trade links with the Islamic State group.

Katanec heads Iraq: This week in Middle East football

06 September, 2018

A Slovenian football superstar has been signed up as the head coach of the Lions of Mesopotamia in a three-year contract thought to be worth $1.2m per year.

The Iraq Report: Basra's fury erupts as protesters killed

06 September, 2018

Our latest roundup from Iraq focuses on the violent crackdown on protests in Basra

Outrage after Lebanon doctor blames cancer on Syria refugees

05 September, 2018

A Lebanese media outlet has been accused of xenophobia after it blamed Syrian refugees for raising cancer rates in the country.

UK gives UNRWA £7m boost following Trump aid cuts

05 September, 2018

The UK is "deeply concerned" about the UNRWA funding crisis and encouraged others to boost donations for the UN agency for Palestinian refugees in face of US cuts

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