Tag: Lebanon

staffOctober 20, 2018

Cyprus takes in 29 Syrian migrants from Lebanon

Cypriot police say most of the 29 Syrian migrants who have arrived to the Mediterranean island after setting sail from ...

staffSeptember 25, 2018

Lebanon: Telecom Ministry will not ban WhatsApp services

Telecommunications Ministry will not ban WhatsApp services or charge for the application’s use, according to a statement released Tuesday by ...

staffSeptember 23, 2018

Lebanese army lures suspects with smuggled ammunition from Syria

The Lebanese Army arrested two people that were smuggling ammunition from Syria across the southeastern border, the Army said in ...

staffSeptember 22, 2018

Boat sinks off North Lebanon coast, killing 1 child

A boat capsized off the coast of north Lebanon, injuring over 30 people and killing at least one, the state-run ...

staffSeptember 17, 2018

French president Emmanuel Macron to visit Lebanon in February

French President Emmanuel Macron will visit Lebanon in February, French Ambassador to Lebanon Bruno Foucher said Monday. Foucher made the ...

staffSeptember 15, 2018

Nearly 100 Syrians arrested after entering Lebanon

The Lebanese Internal Security Forces arrested 96 Syrian nationals in the Bekaa for allegedly entering Lebanon illegally, alongside three alleged ...

staffSeptember 14, 2018

Suspect arrested over Palestinian Embassy official assassination attempt

The Lebanese Internal Security Forces’ Information Branch Friday arrested a man suspected of involvement in a 2017 assassination attempt on ...

staffSeptember 14, 2018

Lebanese woman returns home from Egyptian jail

A Lebanese woman who was jailed in Egypt over a video that was judged to be offensive returned to Lebanon ...

staffSeptember 6, 2018

Palestinian official survives assassination attempt in Lebanon

A suspected assassination attempt against a Palestinian National Security Forces official in Mieh Mieh refugee camp failed early Thursday, Palestinian ...

staffSeptember 5, 2018

Hezbollah minister pushes for stronger economic ties with Syria

Hezbollah’s caretaker Industry Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan met with the Syrian economy minister Wednesday to push for stronger economic relations ...