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Treasury official in Lebanon as US probes Hizballah

23 January, 2018

A senior US Treasury official met with Lebanese President Michel Aoun on a visit after Washington announced a probe into alleged Hizballah drug trafficking and terrorist financing.

Woman murdered in Lebanon, in surge of gender-based violence

22 January, 2018

A woman was murdered by her husband in central Beirut Monday, highlighting the wave of violence against women in the country.

Nasrallah denies accusations of Hizballah drug trafficking

21 January, 2018

Hizballah leader Hassan Nasrallah has denied allegations that the group is involved in drug trafficking and money laundering.

Tunisia takes groundbreaking steps towards gender equality

20 January, 2018

A new bill being drafted in Tunisia could see gender equality within marriage through a selection of new laws, including a long-awaited reform on equal inheritance.

Ten Syrians fleeing into Lebanon die in snowstorm

20 January, 2018

Ten Syrians fleeing their war-torn country into Lebanon have died from the biting cold, officials in Beirut reported.

Lebanese intelligence 'hacks smartphones' in mass spying operation

19 January, 2018

Lebanon's security agency has been tied to a global hacking scheme using bogus versions of apps like WhatsApp to turn phones into cyber-spying devices targeting thousands, according to a report.

GCC crisis: What's behind Trump's volte-face on Qatar?

19 January, 2018

Comment: If America cannot bring the two sides to negotiate a settlement, it would be a huge blow to its standing in the region, writes Anthony Harwood.

Trump's UNRWA cuts hold Palestinians hostage

19 January, 2018

Comment: Ultimately, Netanyahu would like to see the UNRWA dismantled, and Palestinians denied their right of return, writes Sophia Akram.

Belgium pledges $23m to UNRWA as staff laid off

18 January, 2018

As UNRWA lays off crucial staff in the wake of the US aid withdrawal, Belgium has stepped in offering critical support at a time of crisis for Palestinian refugees.

Lebanon overturns ban on Spielberg film after Israel controversy

17 January, 2018

In a rare move, the interior ministry chose not to sign off on the decision by the General Security to ban Steven Spielberg's latest film, The Post.

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