Middle East

ISIL mine kills three Lebanese troops on Syrian border

Lebanon army advances against ISIL in border battle and has recaptured two thirds of the territory, says military.

ISIL mine kills three Lebanese troops on Syrian border

Refugees

Refugees and fighters in Lebanon's Arsal head for Syria

Hezbollah-owned al-Manar reports 300 fighters and 3,000 refugees left for Syria after offensive.

Refugees and fighters in Lebanon's Arsal head for Syria

Syria's Civil War

Syrian rebels, refugees cross border in Hezbollah deal

Buses carrying fighters and refugees arrive in Idlib and Hama provinces from Lebanese border town of Arsal.

Syrian fighters, refugees arrive in rebel-held Idlib

Middle East

Syrians leave Lebanon border area after Hezbollah truce

Fighters, families and refugees head to Idlib in bus convoy following deal between Hezbollah and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham.

Middle East

Hezbollah announces ceasefire in northeast Lebanon

Group 'close to military victory' calls truce with Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, whose fighters will reportedly return to Syria.

US & Canada

Trump says Assad won't get away with 'horrible' crimes

Trump also called Hezbollah a 'menace' to the Middle East during a joint press conference with Lebanon's PM Saad Hariri.

Trump says Assad won't get away with 'horrible' crimes

Al Jazeera World

Lebanon: The Battle of Abra

We investigate an incident highlighting tensions in Lebanese politics, the role of Hezbollah and the sectarian divide.

Politics

Saudi Arabia blacklists Hezbollah's Hashem Safieddine

Riyadh accuses leading figure of Hezbollah of advising armed group to carry out 'terrorist operations'.

Saudi Arabia blacklists Hezbollah's Hashem Safieddine

War & Conflict

Evacuation from Syria's Madaya and Zabadani begins

Residents tell of trauma and anxiety as buses transfer civilians and rebels from four towns as part of coordinated swap.

'Two years under siege, and it ends with displacement'

Middle East

Lebanon university settles US lawsuit over Hezbollah

American University of Beirut to pay $700,000 for violating US sanctions by giving media training to banned outlets.

AUB settles US lawsuit over 'Hezbollah media training'

Hezbollah

Israel: 2016 killing of Hezbollah commander inside job

Israel's military chief claims Hezbollah military commander in Syria was killed by members of his own group.

Israel: 2016 killing of Hezbollah commander inside job

Syria's Civil War

Turkey accuses Syria government of truce violations

Turkish foreign minister warns planned peace talks in Kazakhstan could fail if violations do not end.

Turkey accuses Syria government of truce violations

Hezbollah

The history of Hezbollah, from Israel to Syria

Despite faltering popularity abroad, Hezbollah enjoys extensive political power at home in Lebanon.

The history of Hezbollah, from Israel to Syria

Israel

'Israeli jets' strike outside Damascus, no casualties

Syrian army says Israeli jets fired two missiles at an area west of the capital, causing no casualties.

'Israeli jets' strike outside Damascus, no casualties

Lebanon

Hariri backs Michel Aoun as Lebanon's next president

Former prime minister Saad Hariri says supporting Aoun, an ally of Hezbollah, is necessary to protect the country.

Hariri backs Michel Aoun as Lebanon's next president