Israel

Israel attacks Syrian targets near occupied Golan Heights

Syrian media says three soldiers were killed and seven injured in attacks Israel says were a response to rocket fire.

Israel attacks Syrian targets near occupied Golan Heights

Hezbollah

Lebanon agrees to talks with Israel over maritime dispute

US and UN interim force in Lebanon to mediate discussions between Middle East rivals.

Lebanon agrees to talks with Israel over maritime dispute

Earthrise

Life After Conflict: Healing the Environmental Wounds of War

earthrise looks at ways of healing one of the silent and often forgotten casualties of war - the environment.

AJ Impact

Lebanon's draft budget: A quick fix?

After 20 rounds of meetings, Lebanon's cabinet finally agrees on a draft budget with steep spending cuts.

Lebanon's draft budget: A quick fix?

Syria's War

Lebanon denies forcing Syrian refugees back home

At least sixteen deportees say they were pressured into signing forms saying they voluntarily agreed to return home.

Lebanon denies forcing Syrian refugees back home

Al Jazeera World

Stateless in Lebanon

The story of the once nomadic Abu Eid tribe in the Bekaa Valley whose unregistered status has made them vulnerable.

Lebanon

Lebanon's ex-Maronite patriarch Sfeir dies at 98

Former Maronite patriarch Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir was a respected power broker during 1975-1990 civil war in Lebanon.

Lebanon's ex-Maronite patriarch Nasrallah Sfeir dies at 98

AJ IMPACT

Lebanon veterans cry 'thieves' as leaders talk cuts to benefits

Proposed austerity measures would affect ex-soldiers' end-of-services benefits and cut veteran pension by three percent.

Lebanon veterans cry 'thieves' as leaders talk cuts to benefits

Lebanon

Australian-Lebanese free on bail in Sydney bomb plot

Amer Khayyat, accused of planning to blow up an Etihad Airlines flight, released on bail in Beirut, his lawyer says.

Australian-Lebanese ordered released in Sydney bomb plot

Middle East

A Life Displaced: Palestinian refugees overcrowd Lebanon's camps

It's been more than 70 years since the Palestinians who fled or were forced from their homes in 1948, after the creation of Israel, arrived in Lebanon.

AJ IMPACT

Lebanon's Central Bank employees suspend strike

Workers say they have suspended the industrial action for three days and will meet on Friday to decide the next step.

Lebanon's Central Bank employees suspend strike

AJ IMPACT

Lebanon stock exchange trading suspended over central bank strike

Analysts say while impact of suspension will be minimal, it reflects growing discontent in Lebanon.

Lebanon stock exchange trading suspended over central bank strike

Lebanon

Dozens of Syrian refugees evicted in Lebanon anti-pollution drive

Lebanese authorities demolish riverside refugee camp, evict at least 50 Syrians, including children.

Dozens of Syrian refugees evicted in Lebanon anti-pollution drive

United States

US issues new Hezbollah-related sanctions

US targets two men, three firms accused of helping Hezbollah avoid sanctions, Treasury Department says.

US issues new Hezbollah-related sanctions

Middle East

US offers $10m reward for information on Hezbollah's finances

US offers millions for information on how Hezbollah in Lebanon gets its money but fears grow over destabilising effect.