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

Battle for Aleppo

Aleppo battle: Assad sends thousands of reinforcements

The Syrian government has deployed thousands of extra fighters in an attempt to reverse rebel gains in the city.

War & Conflict

Hezbollah to send more fighters to Syria's Aleppo

Lebanese ally of Syrian government acknowledges heavy losses but vows to fight on as "retreat is not permissible".

Hezbollah to send more fighters to Syria's Aleppo

Hezbollah

Hezbollah: Rebel shelling killed Mustafa Badreddine

Lebanese group says top commander Badreddine killed by fire from from a Sunni armed group in Syria.

Hezbollah: Mustafa Badreddine killed in rebel shelling

Hezbollah

Sadness and defiance as Badreddine buried

Hezbollah commander, who was killed in Syria, buried in southern Beirut, as supporters call for revenge for his death.

War & Conflict

Top Hezbollah commander killed in Syria

Lebanese Shia group says one of its highest-ranking officials Mustafa Badreddine killed in an air strike in Syria.