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Lebanon picks Salam as new prime minister
Former culture minister received 124 votes out of 128 members of Lebanon's parliament.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2013 13:01 GMT
Lebanese factions back March 14 PM candidate
Coalition selects Tammam Salam, from prominent Sunni family, as prime minister in run-up to June elections.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2013 14:51 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
Lebanon PM resigns after cabinet deadlock
Najib Mikati steps down after impasse in his cabinet over election preparations and senior security officials' dispute.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 11:29 GMT
Lebanon issues warrant for Syrian spy chief
Judge issues arrest warrant for top Syrian intelligence official Ali Mamlouk for his alleged involvement in a bomb plot.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 21:23 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
Syria and Iran top France-Saudi talks
French president backs transition government for Syria and calls Iran's nuclear ambitions a "threat" to the region.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 21:22 GMT
France pledges support for Lebanon
President Hollande pledges to protect country's security from ripples of Syrian conflict.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 16:46 GMT
US and EU urge political stability in Lebanon
Power vacuum in Lebanon after the killing of security chief Wissam al-Hassan seen as a great risk to stability.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 17:50 GMT
Gunfights in Lebanon amid simmering tension
Army vows firm action to curb violence following deaths in the wake of intelligence chief's assassination.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 21:54 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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