Posts Tagged ‘Lebanon’

Israeli Army Says It Downed Drone That Came From Lebanon

Israeli soldiers stand guard on the road leading to the Rosh Hanikra border crossing with Lebanon, northern Israel, Oct. 14, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Ammar Awad. Israel‘s military said on Friday it downed a drone that crossed from Lebanon and would continue to protect its sovereignty. With frictions high between Israel and Iranian-backed Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, […]

Lebanon is collapsing, along with its banks and hospitals

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Lebanon round the clock lockdown begins as covid infections reach daily high

Lebanon has entered an 11-day round the clock curfew in a last-ditch attempt to rescue the country’s overwhelmed healthcare system, as ICU beds reach near full capacity and medics report coronavirus patients being dumped at hospital doors or treated in their cars. The measures are among the toughest yet announced by any country and could […]

Lebanon enters 24-hour curfew amid lockdown as COVID cases soar

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2,000-Year-Old Limestone Pyramid Tomb Discovered in Lebanon

An ancient pyramid-shaped  megalithic burial has been discovered in North Lebanon dating back to 2,000 years before the pyramids of Egypt. What’s more, it is speculated that this, and other similar  pyramid tombs in Lebanon, might have inspired the rulers of  Egypt to construct their world famous pyramidal super-structures. A Blazing White Pyramid among the Blackness This very […]

Israel seeks sectarian divide of Lebanon and Christians to leave region: Gebran Bassil

by News Desk 2021-01-10 BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:00 P.M.) – The head of the Lebanese Free Patriotic Movement, Gebran Bassil, said on Sunday that “the blockade imposed on Lebanon is the result of the choices the country took to confront Israel, and that is why Israel declared itself a Jewish state.” According to Bassil, Israel “wants to […]

Lebanon high court says prosecutor can resume Beirut port explosion investigation

Almost 30 people have been arrested since the probe into August’s deadly blast began, which killed more than 200 people, but fears remain that culture of impunity and pressure from prominent groups could derail inquiry 00 Hits: 0

As tensions run high, residents report increasing presence of Israeli jets over Lebanon

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Lebanon begins new lockdown amid surge in coronavirus cases

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Seven injured in fuel warehouse explosion on Syria-Lebanon border

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Israel declares closed military zone near Lebanon border over Hezbollah demonstrations

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Who is Destroying Lebanon and Why?

December 27, 2020 By Thierry MeyssanSource: Voltaire Network Within a few months, Lebanon, often misrepresented as “the only Arab democratic state” or even as the “Switzerland of the Middle East,” has collapsed. Successively, popular demonstrations against the political class (October 2019), a banking crisis (November 2019), a health crisis (July 2020), an explosion at the port […]

After decades of war, corruption and a deadly chemical explosion – can Lebanon ever recover?

F rom the window of her living room, that now lies a few hundred metres from Beirut’s ravaged grain silo, Makrouhi Arkanian remembers watching the sniper fire trip across the port. The 74-year-old Lebanese-Armenian is no stranger to death and destruction. She lived in that same block of flats for nearly three-quarters of a century, […]

While its leaders snub the Beirut blast investigation, Lebanon is running on fumes

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Lebanon’s Economic Quicksand

A view shows a damaged building and vehicles following Tuesday’s blast in Beirut’s port area, Lebanon, Aug. 6, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Aziz Taher. JNS.org – “Lebanon is the Titanic without the orchestra,” French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian stated on December 13, 2020. “The Lebanese are in complete denial as they sink, and there […]

Understanding the first Lebanon War, through fresh Israeli eyes

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Charges against top politicians in Beirut port blast stir controversy in Lebanon

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Lebanon’s caretaker prime minister charged with ‘negligence’ over Beirut port explosion

A Lebanese prosecutor has charged the country’s caretaker prime minister Hassan Diab and three former ministers for negligence in an investigation into the devastating explosion at the port of Beirut. Diab resigned as prime minister days after the blast following intense criticism but continues in office until his replacement Saad Hariri can form a new […]

Israel pans EU’s report on Lebanon that fails to mention Hezbollah

Browse > Home / News / Israel pans EU’s report on Lebanon that fails to mention Hezbollah December 9, 2020 by Aryeh Savir – TPS Read on for article Israel “regrets” that the European Union (EU) Foreign Affairs Council’s conclusions on Lebanon “failed to mention” the Hezbollah terrorist organization, which “serves the interests of the […]

Israel-Lebanon Maritime Border Talks Postponed, Officials Say

UNIFIL peacekeepers drive in a vehicle in Naqoura, in southern Lebanon, near the border with Israel, Oct. 13, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Aziz Taher. US-mediated talks between Israel and Lebanon that were scheduled for Wednesday have been postponed until further notice, a Lebanese security source and an Israeli official said on Monday. Long-time foes Israel and Lebanon launched the […]

France to arrange aid conference for Lebanon by video on Dec. 2

France will host a video conference with international partners on Dec. 2 to discuss humanitarian aid for financially-strapped Lebanon, President Emmanuel Macron’s office told Reuters on Thursday. The meeting, organized in conjunction with the United Nations, will aim to have the highest-level representation possible with the objective of soliciting aid for Lebanon’s debt-crushed economy. Macron […]

Israel and Lebanon to Open Negotiations

A general view shows Martyrs’ Square, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, Oct. 16, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Mohamed Azakir. Following the assassination of Lebanon’s President Bashir Jumail in September 1982, he was replaced by his brother Amin. At the time, Israel was mired in the Lebanese marsh and the Lebanese people were in the midst of […]

How Lebanon’s Kafkaesque military courts target anti-government protesters

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Lebanon sets starting point for sea border negotiations with Israel

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Hundreds of disillusioned doctors leave Lebanon, in blow to healthcare

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Lebanon Hezbollah leader: Glad about Trump’s ‘humiliating downfall’

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Iran, Lebanon to impose lockdowns, curfews as virus surges

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Israeli army says it downed Hezbollah drone that crossed from Lebanon

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Trump is trying to push Hezbollah out of Lebanon. He could turn them into heroes

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U.S. envoy says Lebanon’s Bassil was open to breaking ties with Hezbollah

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