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Lebanon parliament fails to elect president
No candidate received the necessary two-thirds majority to win the presidency in first parliamentary vote.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2014 14:18 GMT
No end in sight for Lebanon polarisation
Will additional schisms among political groups topple the frozen balance of power?
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 29 Jan 2014 09:43 GMT
Lebanese president accepts PM's resignation
Prime Minister Mikati, who handed in his notice citing domestic divisions, asked to continue in caretaker capacity.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 21:10 GMT
The other "other": Reflections on intra-Arab cinema
As the Arab revolutions continue, a need arises for contemporary film to accurately depict the region's conscience.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 11:56 GMT
Lebanon funeral ends in violence
Opposition leaders urge calm as gunbattles erupt in Beirut, after assassinated security chief is laid to rest.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 05:45 GMT
Lebanon opposition adrift in wake of funeral
Reaction to the violence suggests coalition wanted to avoid widespread unrest in the wake of Wissam al-Hassan's death.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 03:31 GMT
Romney's indiscreet adviser
In an effort to boost foreign policy credentials, US presidential candidate hires US-Lebanese neoconservative hawk.
Muhammad Idrees Ahmad
Last updated: 28 Oct 2011 14:02 GMT
'If someone is a musician, he acts like someone on the battlefield.'
Next Music Station
Next Music Station
Last updated: 25 May 2011 09:52 GMT
UN decries Hezbollah boycott call
International community and Hariri allies condemn group's call for boycott of tribunal investigating former PM's death.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2010 23:46 GMT
Lebanon's JFK: who killed Hariri?
Shrouded with inconsistency, the special tribunal for Lebanon could be sending the country back towards civil disorder.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2010 11:13 GMT
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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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