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Hariri pays first visit to Lebanon since 2011
Former prime minister's return seen as attempt to reassert influence over Sunnis following incursion by Syrian fighters.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2014 16:44 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
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
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
Thousands gather for 'day of rage' in Lebanon
As anger grows, mourners gather in their thousands in central Beirut for funeral of slain intelligence chief.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2012 14:08 GMT
Opposition calls for 'day of rage' in Lebanon
Amid anger and grief, ex-PM Saad Hariri urges large turnout at funeral for slain intelligence official Wissam al-Hassan.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2012 05:29 GMT
Anger in Lebanon day after deadly blast
Opposition coalition demands PM's resignation over assassination but remains wary about plunging nation into crisis.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2012 23:54 GMT
Lebanon tense after bomb kills security chief
Prime minister says he will remain in his post, as protests over anti-Syrian official's killing erupt in several cities.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2012 13:03 GMT
Syria blamed for deadly Lebanon blast
Anti-Syria politicians blame President Assad for bombing that kills senior Lebanese security official and seven others
Last updated: 20 Oct 2012 11:43 GMT
Blast in Lebanon kills top security official
Wissam al-Hassan, intelligence chief of Internal Security Forces, among eight people killed in a car bombing in Beirut.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2012 03:11 GMT
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