Lebanon

'Paying the price:' Hezbollah vows to target US forces

Nasrallah's stance, analysts say, begins a new period of escalation between Iran-backed militias and US forces.

United States

US deploys 750 troops to Middle East after Baghdad embassy attack

US president threatens Iran would 'pay a very big price' but later said he does not want to go to war.

US deploys 750 troops to Middle East after Baghdad embassy attack

Iraq

US targets pro-Iran militia bases in Iraq, Syria raids

US says attacks 'successful' but Iraq says move against Iran-backed Kataib Hezbollah group 'violation of sovereignty'.

US targets pro-Iran militia bases in Iraq, Syria raids

Lebanon

Hezbollah: 'No easy feat' but Lebanon gov't must include everyone

Hassan Nasrallah insists on its ally, the FPM take part in next government, with consultations starting on Monday.

Hezbollah: 'No easy feat' but Lebanon gov't must include everyone

Lebanon

Second night of clashes in Lebanon amid anti-gov't protests

Hezbollah and Amal supporters reportedly attack demonstrators in Beirut and southern town of Tyre.

Second night of clashes in Lebanon amid anti-gov't protests

Middle East

Lebanon protesters and Hezbollah, Amal supporters clash in Beirut

Hezbollah and Amal were represented in the government of Prime Minister Saad Hariri who quit last month.

Lebanon protesters and Hezbollah, Amal supporters clash in Beirut

Lebanon

'Start with us' in corruption probes: Hezbollah leader

Judges should be 'brave' in their pursuit of public officials during graft investigations, Hassan Nasrallah says.

Hassan Nasrallah: Corruption investigators should 'start with us'

AJ Impact

Lebanese banks face threats, as Hariri aims for neutral cabinet

Beset by weeks of nationwide protests, Beirut's economy is enduring its worst crisis since a brutal civil war.

Lebanese banks face threats, as Hariri aims for neutral cabinet

Lebanon

Nasrallah: New government must restore trust with Lebanese people

Hezbollah leader calls for quick formation of new government which, he said, must listen to demands of people.

Nasrallah: New government must restore trust with Lebanese people

Lebanon

All eyes on Hezbollah, allies after Hariri resignation

Three scenarios emerge as Prime minister's departure ushers in period of horse-trading among major political players.

Lebanon: Eyes on Hezbollah, allies after Hariri resignation

Lebanon

Lebanon deadlock remains after PM quits

Prime Minister Saad Hariri asked to remain on caretaker capacity as army clears roads after weeks of mass protests.

Lebanon deadlock remains after PM quits

Hezbollah

Lebanon protests: 'Difficult, delicate' situation for Hezbollah

Hezbollah is a major political force, having won 13 seats in the May 2018 elections and securing three cabinet posts.

Lebanon protests: 'Difficult, delicate' situation for Hezbollah

Lebanon

Hezbollah head says gov't fall could push Lebanon into 'chaos'

Hassan Nasrallah hails reforms won by protesters but says demands have been hijacked and calls supporters leave streets.

AJ IMPACT

Hezbollah to speak on Lebanon crisis as economic warning issued

As politicians ponder ways out, the clock is ticking because of financial strains on heavily indebted Lebanon.

Middle East

Lebanon's Nasrallah backs government amid raging protests

Influential Hezbollah leader says the group does not want the government to resign but raises voice against new taxes.

Lebanon's Nasrallah backs government amid raging protests