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End of the Iran deal 'no big deal'

09 May, 2018

Trump's decision to revoke the Iran deal has few implications for Arab civilians, analysts from Syria, Yemen, Iraq and Lebanon tell The New Arab.

April showed Syrian conflict is as dangerous as ever

09 May, 2018

Analysis: Even though the Syrian conflict is almost a decade old, last month's deadly events prove it is still as devastating and dangerous as ever, writes Paul Iddon.

'Election results will protect Lebanon,' says pro-Hizballah party leader

08 May, 2018

Lebanese elections held on Sunday, the first in nine years, saw Hizballah's allies garner enough seats to block any attempt by its political foes in parliament to make it disarm.

Israel, Greece and Cyprus to continue Europe pipeline plans

08 May, 2018

A controversial gas pipeline to Europe from Israel and via Greece, Cyprus, will go ahead as planned, leaders from the three countries have said.

The six Lebanese women voted into parliament

08 May, 2018

The landmark 6 May election saw a record 86 women run, with virtually every party - except Shia movement Hizballah - putting forward female candidates.

Lebanon's Hizballah hails 'great political and moral victory'

08 May, 2018

Lebanon's incumbent prime minister conceded his party has lost a third of its seats, while Hizballah cemented theirs following the country's first general election in nine years.

Lebanon election: Hariri concedes losses as Hizballah tightens grip

07 May, 2018

The prime minister admitted he had hoped for a stronger showing, which contrasts with the expected gains made by the rival camp led by the Iran-backed Shia group Hizballah.

Hizballah makes gains in Lebanon election, drawing Israeli ire

07 May, 2018

Hizballah's potential gains in Lebanon's parliament make the state indistinguishable from the Iran-backed group, Israel's Naftali Bennett said.

Lebanon general election turnout 49 percent

07 May, 2018

Turnout in Lebanon's elections did not reach 50 percent.

The key players in Lebanon's elections

06 May, 2018

Lebanese voters went to the polls to elect their parliament for the first time in nine years on Sunday, with more than 500 candidates vying for 128 seats.

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