Lebanon

Analysis: What's next for Hezbollah in Syria?

Will the Lebanese group stick around in Syria, and how will it repair its image among ordinary citizens?

Analysis: What's next for Hezbollah in Syria?

Morocco

Morocco accuses Algeria of supporting Iran in Western Sahara feud

Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita says Algeria provided 'operational support' to Iran but expressed desire for dialogue.

Morocco accuses Algeria of supporting Iran in Western Sahara feud

Opinion

Lebanon re-elects its political status quo

Following the long-awaited election, the same old political elites continue to dominate Lebanon's political scene.

Lina Khatib

by Lina Khatib

Lina Khatib

Middle East

Lebanon's politicians scramble to preserve status quo

Bizarre alliances competing for one eastern city's seven seats reflect manoeuvring for votes in parliamentary elections.

In Lebanon's Zahle, elections are local

Interactive

All you need to know about Lebanon's elections

Lebanon heads to general elections for the first time in nine years.

Lebanon elections 2018: Politics as usual

Morocco

Morocco cuts diplomatic ties with Iran over Western Sahara feud

Rabat accuses Tehran of providing financial and logistic support to Polisario Front through Lebanese proxy Hezbollah.

Morocco cuts diplomatic ties with Iran over Western Sahara feud

Syria's War

Hezbollah chief warns Israel over Syria missile attack

Israel accused of placing itself in 'direct' confrontation with Iran with suspected attack on military airbase in Homs.

Hezbollah's Nasrallah: Israel made 'historic mistake' in Syria

Hezbollah

Nasrallah: US offered money for ending resistance to Israel

Hezbollah chief says the reconciliation offer was made by Dick Cheney through George Nader, an adviser to the UAE.

Nasrallah: US offered money for ending resistance to Israel

Lebanon

Mixed reaction as Lebanon prepares for donor meeting

Concern over rising debt as country seeks $16bn in loans and grants at Paris conference to kick-start economy.

Mixed reaction as Lebanon prepares for donor meeting

Lebanon

Hariri in Saudi Arabia to meet king, crown prince

Saad Hariri arrives in Saudi Arabia, his first visit there since his abrupt 'resignation' from Riyadh in November.

Lebanon's Hariri in Riyadh to meet King Salman, Crown Prince MBS

Hezbollah

Hezbollah chief calls for strategy to confront Israel

As thousands rally in Beirut against Trump's Jerusalem move, Hassan Nasrallah vows to renew focus on Palestinian cause.

Hezbollah's Hassan Nasrallah vows to focus on Palestine

Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner

Judge orders arrest of former Argentine president

Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner faces detention and loss of judicial immunity in 1994 Jewish centre bombing trial.

Opinion

Where do Lebanon's Christians stand on Hezbollah?

Lebanese President Michel Aoun and most Lebanese Christians did not join Saudi Arabia's campaign against Hezbollah.

Halim Shebaya

by Halim Shebaya

Halim Shebaya

Lebanon

Hariri: What happened in Saudi stays in Saudi

In an interview with a French news channel, Hariri says his time in Saudi will remain undisclosed.

Hariri: What happened in Saudi stays in Saudi

Lebanon

Hariri: Hezbollah's regional positions 'unacceptable'

Lebanese PM Saad al-Hariri warns Hezbollah against interfering in regional wars, saying country should stay neutral.

Hariri: Hezbollah's regional positions 'unacceptable'