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Lebanon's forgotten hostages
Activists continue to work to secure the release of nine Lebanese Shia kidnapped in Syria eight months ago.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 13:57 GMT
Sectarian clashes in Lebanon turn deadly
Four people killed in gun battle in Sidon between armed Shia group Hezbollah and supporters of a Salafist group.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 02:39 GMT
Pope says arms import to Syria a 'grave sin'
Benedict XVI, in Lebanon for a three-day visit, says arms exports to Syria should be stopped to help end the war.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 02:37 GMT
Pope Benedict in Lebanon for peace visit
Pope in Beirut for three-day visit, focusing on religious tolerance and welfare of Christians in Middle East.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 01:47 GMT
Location of Lebanese pilgrims still unknown
Confusion and questions cloud the whereabouts of a group of Shia pilgrims captured in Syria when returning from Iran.
Last updated: 26 May 2012 18:01 GMT
Beirut building collapse kills dozens
Rescue efforts ordered to stop after recovery of 27 bodies from building in Lebanese capital.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2012 21:23 GMT
Lebanese PM announces new cabinet
Najib Mikati gives Hezbollah and its allies 16 posts, prompting resignation by a Druze MP dissatisfied with his post.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2011 17:46 GMT
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In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
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Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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