Israel announces downing of Hezbollah drone

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:10 P.M.) - The Israeli authorities announced on Tuesday, that a drone belonging to Hezbollah had been shot down after it penetrated...

Gebran Bassil plans to fight US sanctions in court

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:30 P.M.) - The head of the Lebanese Free Patriotic Movement, Gebran Bassil, responded to the sanctions imposed on him by the...

Hezbollah slams US move to sanction Gebran Bassil

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:10 A.M.) - On Friday, Hezbollah condemned the decision of the U.S. Treasury to impose sanctions against the leader of the Free...

Gebran Bassil says US sanctions do not ‘scare him’

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:00 P.M.) - Former Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil commented on the sanctions imposed against him by the United States on Friday,...

US officially sanctions ex-Lebanese FM Gebran Bassil

The United States has sanctioned Lebanese Politician Gebran Bassil, according to the Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) updated list released on...

US preparing to sanction ex-Lebanese FM Gebran Bassil: WSJ

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:40 A.M.) - An American newspaper revealed late on Thursday evening that the United States intends to impose sanctions on the former...

Hezbollah leader issues first comments on France attacks

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:10 P.M.) - The Secretary-General of Hezbollah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, strongly condemned the attack in Nice, stressing that Islam rejects such actions,...

Large protest held in Beirut over caricatures of Prophet Muhammad: video

The escalation between Paris and Muslim countries occurred earlier this month after the brutal killing of French history teacher Samuel Paty on 16 October...

Lebanon and Israel complete 3rd day of negotiations on maritime borders

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:00 P.M.) - On Thursday, the Lebanese and Israeli authorities conducted third round of negotiations to demarcate the maritime borders between the...

Netanyahu threatens Hezbollah with ‘steel fist’ if war breaks out

The Israel Defense Forces launched “Lethal Arrow” on 25 October, with the military exercise in question simulating a war with Hezbollah. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...