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11 - 20
Lebanon says head of Sunni group arrested
Saudi national Majid al-Majid, alleged "emir" of Abdullah Azzam Brigades, was wanted by both Saudis and Americans.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 20:56 GMT
Lebanon 'holds' al-Qaeda linked group leader
Majid allegedly leads the group that claimed responsibility for the bombings that targeted Iran's embassy in Lebanon.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 11:25 GMT
Beirut car bombing kills top politician
Blast in Lebanese capital kills seven, including former minister Mohamad Chatah, a close aide of ex-PM Saad Hariri.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2013 13:14 GMT
Attacks on Lebanon army posts leave five dead
Two assaults by as-yet-unidentified armed men targeted military checkpoints in the southern city of Sidon.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 06:48 GMT
Syrian war swirls around Lebanese border town
The town of Arsal risks being caught in the vortex of the civil war raging across the border.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 11:52 GMT
Shifting focus: Impact of Iran nuclear deal
Agreement raises questions about future of Iranian relations with key world powers, and influence in the Middle East.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 10:47 GMT
Iran accused of mistreating Afghan migrants
About three million Afghan migrants live in Iran but many face abuses, says rights group.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 09:09 GMT
Armed group says it carried out Beirut blasts
Al-Qaeda-linked Abdullah Azzam Brigades calls deadly Lebanon bombing a message to Iran and Hezbollah.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 09:08 GMT
Devastating blasts hit Iran embassy in Beirut
At least 23 people killed in two explosions near Iran's embassy in a southern suburb of the Lebanese capital.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 00:52 GMT
Timeline: major attacks in Lebanon since 2005
A chronology of attacks since the assassination of Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2013 16:44 GMT
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