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Aid groups warn against forcibly returning Syrian refugees

05 February, 2018

The number of refugees who returned to Syria rose to 721,000 in 2017, but a further 1.5 million people are expected to be forced from their homes in 2018.

US and Argentina 'to work together' against Hizballah

05 February, 2018

The US and Argentina say they will work together to stop criminal groups raising funds for Hizballah.

HRW urges Turkey to end 'lethal force' against Syrians

03 February, 2018

Human Rights Watch called on Ankara on Saturday to stop using "lethal force" against Syrians trying to cross into Turkey, urging it to open its border to those seeking asylum.

Trump administration targets Hizballah's 'financial tentacles' with new sanctions

03 February, 2018

The US has imposed fresh new sanctions on individuals and companies linked to Lebanon's Hizballah as part of a major new bush by the Trump administration to contain Iranian influence.

Lebanon displays treasures recovered from US

02 February, 2018

Five ancient sculptures have been returned to Lebanon from the US, after the treasures went missing during the country's civil war.

Lebanon leaders call for unity following political, sectarian tensions

02 February, 2018

Officials from Lebanon's two main Shia parties visited a Christian village Friday, in a bid to end political tensions many feared could spiral into sectarian division.

Lebanon to defy Israel anger over gas exploration drive

01 February, 2018

Lebanon has approved a bid for gas and oil exploration in waters off its coast, which is also claimed by neighbour and arch-rival Israel.

Israel threatens Lebanon over Iran ties, offshore oil exploration

31 January, 2018

Israel's defence minister said that Lebanon had sacrificed its national interests by 'subjugating fully' to Iran amid an offshore gas field row.

HRW condemns Lebanon for 'attacks on freedom of speech'

31 January, 2018

Lebanon's arrests of people who criticise public officials is creating a "pattern of prosecutions" said rights group Human Rights Watch.

The Iraq Report: Iraqi rocket scientists and imploding elections

31 January, 2018

This week in Iraq: Electioneering heats up, with alliances tested and new overtures to Kurdish 'kingmakers'.

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